IGC: What is Happening Now

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

  • The IGC met most recently from September 19 to 23, 2016. That was the 31st session and it addressed traditional knowledge.
  • The 32nd session of the IGC, also on traditional knowledge, will take place from November 28 to December 2, 2016 and it will be preceded by a Seminar on Intellectual Property and Traditional Knowledge.