Recording legend Stevie Wonder marked the December 3, 2016, International Day of Persons with Disabilities with a call for United Nations Member States to join the Marrakesh Treaty.
Everything you always wanted to know about WIPO, but were afraid to ask: A new video gives a high-altitude overview of the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation.
A new treaty helps hundreds of millions of people living with visual impairments around the world.
An Indonesian inventor’s easily degradable sacks made of plant matter means fewer plastic bags fouling the environment.
UN Messenger for Peace Stevie Wonder called for greater participation in the Marrakesh Treaty, which recently garnered the 20 accessions or ratifications needed for entry into force on September 30, 2016.
Trademarks help an Indonesian guitar maker protect and promote his unique, hand-made creations.
World IP Day 2016 looks at digital creativity and seven patent applications show how creators have connected with audiences over the past three centuries.
Moldova’s fashion producers are finding new ways to harness global demand for luxury products.
An Ethiopian inventor and entrepreneur's creative problem solving leads to the creation of a domestic industry.
A WIPO official explains why it is important to help indigenous people benefit from their cultural creations.