Promote development through contributing to IP technical assistance projects.
Assist developing regions in making IP systems easier to use.
You can support WIPO Match in a variety of ways: from providing expertise (human, financial, technical), to promoting the tool.
WIPO Match has currently 41supporters from around the globe.
"WIPO Match is an online matchmaking tool. It enables those with IP-related development needs to find others offering solutions to those needs and vice versa. In doing this, WIPO Match can amplify and facilitate the technical assistance work of our member states."
— Mr. Francis Gurry, Director General, WIPO
"WIPO Match has the capacity to facilitate the development and demystification of IP for social and economic development of our countries. We hope many more developing countries will benefit from this innovative online tool."
— Mr. Fernando Dos Santos, Director General, ARIPO
"The USPTO strongly supports WIPO Match, a powerful platform that can match available resources with IP infrastructure needs across regional markets. This tool has the potential to advance our common effort to bring in willing partners from all sectors and build the IP infrastructure globally."
— Ms. Michelle Lee, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director, USPTO