World Intellectual Property Organization

Madrid (Marks) Notification No. 166
Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks

Accession by the Republic of Botswana

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments and has the honor to notify the deposit by the Government of the Republic of Botswana, on September 5, 2006, of its instrument of accession to the Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks, adopted at Madrid on June 27, 1989 ("Madrid Protocol (1989)").

The Madrid Protocol (1989) will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Botswana, on December 5, 2006.

September 5, 2006

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