IGC: What is Happening Now

Recent developments in the WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC)

  • The WIPO General Assembly, which took place from October 2 to 11, 2017, agreed on the renewal of the mandate of the IGC for the 2018/2019 biennium PDF, Mandate of the IGC.
  • IGC 35 will take place in February/March 2018 tentatively.