Mr. Edward Sigei, Acting , KECOBO Executive Director, officially opening the Publishers training workshop on “How to establish a thriving publishing business in the digital environment” at NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Mr. David Waweru (Chair - Kenya Publishers Association) giving remarks during the Publishers training workshop on “How to establish a thriving publishing business in the digital environment” held at NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Participants of the Publishers training workshop on “How to establish a thriving publishing business in the digital environment” held at NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Mr. Edward Sigei, KECOBO Acting Executive Director, presenting to Ms. Priscillah Kapketoi - Best Employee Of The Year - certificate for her exemplary performance during general staff meeting.
KECOBO staff being trained on security by National Intelligence Service (NIS) staff at KECOBO board room.
2016 World Intellectual Property (IP) Day training workshop participants at the NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Mr. Edward Sigei, Acting KECOBO Executive Director, officially opening the 2016 World Intellectual Property (IP) Day workshop held at NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
KECOBO staff registering visitors for the 2016 World Intellectual Property Day training workshop held at NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Ms. June Gachui, IP Legal Expert, moderating a session at the 2016 World IP Day training workshop held at the NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Staff from the Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) explaining their mandate at the 2016 World IP Day workshop held at the NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Participants of the 2016 World Intellectual Property (IP) Day workshop at the NHIF auditorium, Nairobi.
Participants of the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) Meeting with MDAS at Utalii Hotel, Nairobi.
KECOBO staff attend Perfomance Management Course at the Kenya School of Government
Mr. Howard Okiror, KECOBO Legal Counsel training on Software and Copyright at Zalego Institute of Technology and Innovation
MultiChoice staff from Africa paying a courtesy call at KECOBO offices
Mr. Edward Sigei, Acting KECOBO Executive Director, officially opening the launch of the Microsoft Amnesty Campaign, at Fairmont Hotel, Nairobi.
Mr. Edward Sigei, Acting KECOBO Executive Director, Shaking hands with Microsoft’s Country Manager for Kenya Mr. Kunle Awosika during the launch of Microsoft Amnesty Campaign held at Fairmont Hotel, Nairobi.
KECOBO Staff at Occupational & Safety Training held at St. Johns Ambulance, Kenya
KECOBO Staff demonstrating choking measures to be taken in choking situation in children during the Occupational & Safety training held at St. Johns Ambulance, Kenya.
Mr. Paul Kaindo Kiarie (Kenya) at a WIPO HQs Geneva for the Standing Committee on Copyright & Related Rights meeting.
Mr. Duncan Mwangi of Superman Limited training KECOBO staff on Accessibility Audit and sensitization program on Disability Mainstreaming.
KECOBO staff training on Accessibility Audit and sensitization program on Disability Mainstreaming.
Mr. June Okal, KECOBO Legal, demonstrating with multiple disability challenges during Accessibility Audit and sensitization program on Disability Mainstreaming.
KECOBO Acting Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei handing Ms. Jane Mukami - FitKenyanGirl copyright registration Certificate for her e-books. Looking on is Mr. David Muriithi, KECOBO Board Director.
From Left (Standing) Abirdu Berhanu, Ethiopian Intellellectual Property Organisation (EIPO) Ephraim Ndiritu, KECOBO, Seblework Admassu (seated left) Ethiopian Intellellectual Property Organisation (EIPO), KECOBO Acting Executive Director, Edward Sigei and Sammy Ziro Lewa , Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) during a study visit at KECOBO Offices.
KECOBO Staff attending Gender Mainstreaming sensitization program
KECOBO staff with children at Total Rehabilitation Centre, Kasarani during a CSR visit where KECOBO donated diapers, clothing and other assorted household necessities

Copyright Act

The Kenya Copyright Board is a State Corporation that was established under Section 3 of the Copyright Act Cap 130 of the Laws of Kenya to administer and enforce copyright and related rights in Kenya.

Copyright Registration

The Kenya Copyright Board registers copyright works of musical, audio visual, literary and artistic nature.

Anti Piracy Security Device

The Anti-Piracy Security Device (APSD) is a tamper proof sticker that is applied on legitimate audio and audio-visual works (films, CDS, DVDS and VCDs).

Collective Management Organisations

These are private organisations that are established to collectively administer the rights of their members.

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The 2nd Nairobi Innovation Week

Kenya’s capacity to compete in the global market greatly depends on the ability of her people to innovate and apply the relevant technology for growth and development.

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Copyright News

As part of Kenya Copyright Board’s public awareness strategy, the Public Communications department publishes quarterly newsletters on diverse copyright and other intellectual property rights issues.   To date the Board has published 21 articles available online on our website   http://www.copyright.go.ke/media-gallery/newsletters.html
Please grab a copy of the latest Issue (Issue 21) Themed "Building Respect For Copyright".

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Public Complaints

The Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) views complaints  as being key to the continuous improvement of its services.

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ISO Re-Certification

Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) is pleased to announce that it has been ISO re-certified by Bureau Veritas for another three years (i.e. 2015 – 2018) under the ISO 9001:2008 standard. Read More

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Copyright Contract Manual

Produced by Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) for advisory purposes only. This manual is intended to explain the basic essential elements of contracts to non-lawyers (artists and creatives)

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