Regional, National, Local and Community Experiences

This page includes resources available on WIPO’s website on regional, national, local and community experiences regarding intellectual property and genetic resources, traditional knowledge and traditional cultural expressions.

Table of contents

  1. Laws, legislative measures and protocols
  2. Fact-finding missions, surveys, submissions by member states and observers
  3. Case studies
  4. Lectures and presentations
  5. Other resources

1. Laws, legislative measures and protocols


2. Fact-finding missions, surveys, submissions by member states and observers

Report on fact-finding missions

  • Intellectual Property Needs and Expectations of Traditional Knowledge Holders (WIPO Report on Fact-Finding Missions) WIPO Report on Fact-Finding Missions

Surveys

Submissions by member states and observers


3. Case studies


4. Lectures and presentations

Indigenous and local community experiences

  • Caribbean Region (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Marcus Goffe (Respondent, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Finland (2015) Presentation made by Ms. Anna Vuopala
  • Pacific Islands (2015) Pacific Islands (2015), Complete document (pdf)
  • Peru (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Manuel Ruiz Muller (Speaker, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Romania (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Cristian Florescu (Respondent, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Thailand (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Cristian Florescu (Respondent, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Australia (2015) Presentation made by Ms. Terri Janke (Speaker, Round Table 2), Complete document (pdf)
  • New Zealand (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Justice Joseph Williams (Speaker Opening Address), Main body of document 1 (pdf)
  • Panama (2015) Presentation made by Ms. Zoraida Rodríguez(Respondent, Round Table 2), Complete document (pdf)
  • United States of America (2015) Presentation made by Ms. Karin Ferriter(Respondent, Round Table 2), Complete document (pdf)
  • ARIPO (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Emmanuel Sackey (Respondent, Round Table 2), Complete document (pdf)
  • Australia (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Ian Goss  (Respondent, Round Table 3), Complete document (pdf)
  • Brazil (2010)
  • Canada (2010)
  • Indonesia (2010)
  • Nigeria (2010)
  • Solomon Islands (2010)
  • Brazil Presentation made by Mr. Daniel Pinto (Respondent, Round Table 3), Complete document (pdf)
  • China Presentation made by Ms. Hongju Yang (Respondent, Round Table 3), Complete document (pdf)
  • Peru (2015) Presentation made by Ms. Silvia Solis (Respondent, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • Romania Presentation made by Ms. Mirela Gorgescu (Respondent, Round Table 3), Complete document (pdf)
  • Switzerland (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Martin Girsberger (Respondent, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • India (2016) (1) Presentation made by Dr. Biswajit Dhar (Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • ARIPO (2016) Presentation made by Mr. Emmanuel Sackey (Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (2016) Presentation made by Ms. China Williams (Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • India (2016) (2) Presentation made by Dr. Ghazala Javed (Speaker, Round Table 3), Complete document (pdf)
  • India (2015) Presentation made by Ms. Usha Rao(Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • Japan (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Yoshinari Oyama (Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • South Africa (2015) Presentation made by Dr. Yonah Seleti (Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • EPO (2015) Presentation made by Mr. Enrico Luzzatto (Speaker, Round Table 4), Complete document (pdf)
  • Jamaica (2016) Presentation made by Miss Lilyclaire Bellamy (Speaker, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Peru (2016) Presentation made by Mr. Andrés Valladolid (Speaker, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Sri Lanka (2016) Presentation made by Dr. Avanti Perera (Speaker, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)
  • Kyrgyzstan (2016) Presentation made by Ms. Madina Karmysheva (Speaker, Round Table 1), Complete document (pdf)

5. Other resources