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Equatorial Guinea

Constitution of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea

Year of current version:1995
Date of Text (Adopted):November 17, 1991
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:The Constitution contains provisions relating to intellectual property. Article 6 stipulates that 'the State shall encourage and promote culture, the arts and scientific and technological research, and shall ensure the conservation of nature, the cultural heritage and the artistic and historical riches of its nations.'
Furthermore, Article 29 recognizes and guarantees the right of property in general.
Available Texts: 
English

Constitution of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea Constitution of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Complete document (pdf) [79 KB]

French

La Constitution de la République de Guinée Équatoriale La Constitution de la République de Guinée Équatoriale, Complete document (pdf) [93 KB]

Spanish

La Constitución de la República de Guinea Ecuatorial La Constitución de la República de Guinea Ecuatorial, Complete document (pdf) [87 KB] La Constitución de la República de Guinea Ecuatorial, Complete document (htm) [113 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

WIPO Lex No.:GQ001

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