Bats in Madagascar meet the intellectual property system and an export product takes wing.
At the June 2013 adoption of the "books for the blind" treaty, Stevie Wonder called on governments to expedite ratification.
Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our times. Fortunately, much can be done to address this challenge through technological innovation, including renewable sources of energy which help reduce carbon emissions.
WIPO and its partners are using IP in novel ways to stimulate breakthroughs for Neglected Tropical Diseases.
Nigerian executive producers address challenges faced in making and distributing the film “Half of a Yellow Sun".
WIPO helps the world’s innovators get access to important IP resources via training centers like the one in Nigeria's capital, Abuja.
A desert, his shoes, a knife: Watch the GEOX founder speak of the innovation behind his unique, breathable footwear.
Shifting film production and distribution models mean fresh challenges, but also new opportunities, for the world's filmmakers. Movies, TV, online? "It’s all content, it’s just story,” says actor Kevin Spacey.
Collaborators seeking watershed innovations should focus on finding solutions to smaller components of a problem, each contributing to the larger goal.
Pete Seeger: Singer, activist, and defender of the folk tradition.