World Intellectual Property Organization

Assemblies Affairs and Documentation Division

The Assemblies Affairs and Documentation Division functions as the secretariat for WIPO governing bodies, that is, the WIPO General Assembly, the WIPO Coordination Committee and each of the 18 Assemblies and other governing bodies of the treaties administered by WIPO.

The Division is responsible for the overall planning, coordination and smooth conduct of the meetings of these bodies.

Our activities include:

  • Planning, preparing and conducting the meetings of the WIPO Assemblies;
  • Monitoring and coordinating the preparation of relevant documents;
  • Liaising with other UN agencies and intergovernmental organizations on matters related to the governing bodies.

  • Director of the Division: Sergio Balibrea (photo on Flickr)
  • Executive Director of the Office of the Director General: Naresh Prasad 
  • Program 21: Executive Management (2014/15 Program and Budget PDF, Program and Budget)
  • Reporting to: ADG Naresh Prasad

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Further details available in the latest Program and Budget Report.

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