WIPO Notification No. 209
Convention establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization

Accession by the Republic of Maldives

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of the Republic of Maldives, on February 12, 2004, of its instrument of accession to the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO Convention), signed at Stockholm on July 14, 1967, and as amended on September 28, 1979.

The said Convention will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Maldives, on May 12, 2004.

February 12, 2004