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.
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.
“Bowie Bonds”: The musician pioneered the use of a financial tool backed by royalties from his IP.
International experts on innovation, intellectual property and access to medicines recently discussed the relationship between patent systems and the availability of medicines in developing and least-developed countries.
One Tanzanian firm has nurtured a single brand from humble beginnings to a vast array of products and sales of over half a billion dollars per year.