The mission of the Private Sector Development Department is to conduct objective research; provide policy advice and undertake capacity building on issues that are related to the private sector and its role in the development process, including investment opportunities and growth; financing needs; the role of the government in private sector growth; and firms operations and performance. The Department’s objectives are to:
- Conduct objective research and analysis on private sector growth and development;
- Provide advisory and technical services on policy issues relating to the private sector growth and development;
- Disseminate research findings to stakeholders through publications, workshops, conferences, KIPPRA policy monitor, media articles and the KIPPRA Kenya Economic Report;
- Conduct capacity building through training and other capacity building programmes.