Read More... India Joins Three Key WIPO International Classification Treaties
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India Joins Three Key WIPO International Classification Treaties

India has joined three WIPO treaties designed to ease the search for trademarks and industrial designs, helping brand owners and…

Read More... The Global Innovation Index – What’s it all about: WIPO Director General Gurry Explains
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The Global Innovation Index – What’s it all about: WIPO Director General Gurry Explains

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry explains why the Global Innovation Index is a crucial tool for decision makers seeking to…

Read More... Albania Joins Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement as Third Member
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Albania Joins Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement as Third Member

Albania deposited on June 26, 2019, its instrument of accession to the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement on Appellations…

Read More... WIPO Director General in Conversation with Sadhguru
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WIPO Director General in Conversation with Sadhguru

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry on June 27, 2019 participated in an event – “Yoga – Power of Inclusiveness. In…

Read More... Summary: 40th Session of WIPO’s Intergovernmental Committee (IGC)
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Summary: 40th Session of WIPO’s Intergovernmental Committee (IGC)

Wend Wendland, Secretary of the WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC), gives…

Read More... Summary: 30th Session of WIPO’s Patent Committee (SCP)
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Summary: 30th Session of WIPO’s Patent Committee (SCP)

Marco Aleman, Director of WIPO’s Patent Law Division and Secretary of WIPO’s Standing Committee on the Law of Patents (SCP),…

Read More... Anthony Schaub, Head of Partnerships at CHI Geneva, on Intellectual Property and Sports
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Anthony Schaub, Head of Partnerships at CHI Geneva, on Intellectual Property and Sports

“Intellectual property has a key role to play. As an international sports event organizer, sponsorship, merchandizing, and broadcasting rights present…

Read More... Collaborating to mobilize the power of intellectual property for global health
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Collaborating to mobilize the power of intellectual property for global health

Hear first-hand from our members about how WIPO Re:Search is contributing to the fight against neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), malaria…

Read More... American Paralympic Champion Discusses Adaptive Sports Technologies and IP
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American Paralympic Champion Discusses Adaptive Sports Technologies and IP

Ms. Jones spoke on the sidelines of a panel discussion related to the World IP Day 2019 theme of IP…

Read More... WIPO Director General Opens Development Conference
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WIPO Director General Opens Development Conference

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry welcomes participants to the “International Conference on Intellectual Property and Development: How to Benefit from…

Read More... Kenyan Government Cabinet Secretary on IP and Development
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Kenyan Government Cabinet Secretary on IP and Development

Amina C. Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Culture and Heritage, Republic of Kenya, speaks in an interview after delivering a…

Read More... WIPO Welcomes Morocco’s Ratification of the Marrakesh Treaty
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WIPO Welcomes Morocco’s Ratification of the Marrakesh Treaty

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry welcomed the Kingdom of Morocco’s ratification of the Marrakesh Treaty in a celebration held May…

Read More... Summary: 23nd Session of WIPO’s Development Committee (CDIP)
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Summary: 23nd Session of WIPO’s Development Committee (CDIP)

Irfan Baloch, Director of WIPO’s Development Agenda Coordination Division and the Secretary of WIPO’s Committee on Development and Intellectual Property…

Read More... Women Scientists Discussion with International Organization Staff
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Women Scientists Discussion with International Organization Staff

Roundtable discussion between female scientists taking part in the WIPO training course on IP and the sciences for the participants…