Decision of the 2005 General Assembly

The Thirty-Second (17th Ordinary) session of the WIPO General Assembly, held in September - October 2005, considered the reports of the IIMs and decided to "constitute a Provisional Committee to take forward the Inter-sessional Intergovernmental Meeting on a Development Agenda for WIPO (IIM) process to accelerate and complete the discussions on proposals relating to a WIPO Development Agenda and report with any recommendations to the General Assembly at its September 2006 Session".

It was also decided that the "Provisional Committee shall have two one-week sessions, and the deadline for submission of new proposals shall be the first day of the first session of the Committee".

  • See full report of the General Assembly (document WO/GA/32/13, paragraph 146) [PDF].