Digital Assets Policy

Blockchain Association of Kenya (BAK)


Digital Assets Policy Safari (DAPS)

Designing the blue print for Kenya’s National Digital Assets Policy

About DAPS

As a key stakeholder in the digital assets space, the Blockchain Association of Kenya (BAK) has been closely monitoring the increasing policy and regulatory interest surrounding cryptocurrencies in Kenya. It is with great enthusiasm that we observe a noticeable shift in the regulatory perspective towards a more favourable outlook. 

Given the evolving landscape of cryptocurrency regulations in Kenya, we will be hosting the Digital Assets Policy Safari as part of a comprehensive policy shaping and lobbying strategy to ensure the interests of the digital assets community are effectively represented.

Our Pillars

Blockchain Association of Kenya (BAK) aims to create an enabling environment for the digital assets ecosystem in Kenya by implementing this comprehensive approach to policy shaping and lobbying.

The Outcome

The insights from the event will provide a foundation for a detailed Digital Assets Policy Shaping Strategy and Report. 

The objective of this report is to provide a guide with three key pillars:

Collaborative Approach with Key Regulators

The establishment of a collaboration-based approach and working relationship between the Digital Assets Industry and key regulators.

Legislative Recommendations

The Report will lay out foundations of Digital Assets Regulatory Framework and make recommendations that can be smoothly integrated into existing and new Legislation.

Consumer Protection Guide

The Report will lay out the foundations of a Digital Assets Consumer Protection Framework.

Target Audience

The Digital Assets Policy Conference targets 200 key stakeholders from Government and Regulatory Stakeholders, Financial Institutions, Entrepreneurs and Startups, Legal and Compliance professionals, Academia and Research Institutions, Investors and Venture Capitalists, Blockchain Developers, Non Governmental Institutions and Media.

Digital Assets Policy Safari (DAPS)

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The Team

Michael Kimani

Founder & Chairman BAK

S.A Kakai

Co-Director BAK

Partners & Friends



The Blockchain Association of Kenya (BAK) brought together an incredible group of enthusiasts, experts, regulators and innovators at the sidelines of the Digital Assets Policy Safari, and the result? Pure joy and endless smiles!

Sheria Online

Had a fantastic time discussing Legal and Regulatory Challenges for Digital Asset Companies in Kenya 🇰🇪 at the Digital Assets Policy Safari organized by the Blockchain Association of Kenya (BAK)

Robert Muoka

Chairperson - My Shamba Digital | Chairman - Blockchain Sub-Committee at the LSK Nairobi Branch | Co-founder - Sheria Online

Great discussions, looking forward to a regulatory framework that actually supports and allows innovation in the Web3 space


Blockchain Expert, Blockchainforgood Advocate, Founder @aquapurgeweb3

Thank you for a wonderful event in terms of content and substance, which is quite rare these days.

Victoria Kariithi

Most recently, I had an enlightening experience that reminded me of the importance of actively engaging with the ever-evolving world of technology. This unexpected opportunity presented itself in September 2023 at the DAPS Conference.

Charles Otiang`a Owiti

LL.B, CMILT, ACIArb, MIoD (Kenya)

It was a great opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and organizations, and I'm grateful to BAK and S.A KAKAI for hosting this event. We're working towards a brighter digital asset future in Kenya.

Bill Okello

Advocate || Tech Law || Blockchain Technology || Artificial Intelligence