Innovation support services

Nakuru Living Lab supports the innovation cases by providing the following services:

Knowledge, evidence and capacity

  • Bring on board the required knowledge to develop and implement the innovation
  • Validate the regenerative and inclusive aspects of the innovation
  • Build capacity and provide training where needed

Networking, market development and regional branding

  • Organise matchmaking activities with other businesses and potential consumers
  • Inspire for innovation by learning journeys and co-creation workshops
  • We brand the Nakuru Living Lab community and its innovation cases as the community that push forward the food systems transformation towards a more environmentally friendly and inclusive way. By regional branding, we help the innovation cases to position themselves in their markets.


  • Identify suitable financing options for equipment or R&D activities and help to access the finance
  • support the development of business models


Policy and partnership

  • Organise dialogue with relevant policymakers and enablers to strengthen the institutional environment
  • Organise meetings and workshops to build partnerships for food systems transformation

Depending on the needs of current and new innovation cases, we will add new innovation support services in the near future.