World Intellectual Property Organization

International Classifications and Standards Division

The International Classifications and Standards Division is responsible for the establishment, maintenance and dynamic updating of international classifications and standards — crucial tools and instruments to bridge the gaps between various IP offices working in different systems and languages — which enable data to flow on a common platform and databases.

Our activities include:

Management

  • Director: Kunihiko Fushimi (photo on Flickr)
  • Programs 12: International Classifications and Standards Division
  • Reporting to: ADG Yo Takagi
  • Sector: Global Infrastructure

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Further details available in the latest Program and Budget Report.

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