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Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO)

Date of TextAdopted on December 10, 1982 at Harare
Entry into force on April 25, 1984
Amended on December 11, 1987
Amended on April 27, 1994
Amended on November 28, 1997
Amended on May 26, 1998
Amended on November 26, 1999
Entry into force on January 1, 2000
Amended on November 30, 2001
Amended on November 21, 2003
Amended on November 24, 2006
Entry into force on February 24, 2007
Amended on November 25, 2013
Host Institution:African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
Subject MatterIndustrial Designs, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Available Texts
Treaty Text
English

Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 25, 2013 Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 25, 2013, Complete document (pdf) [171 KB]

English

Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2006 Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2006, Complete document (pdf) [259 KB]

English

Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 30, 2001 Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 30, 2001, Complete document (pdf) [122 KB] Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 30, 2001, Complete document (html) [26 KB]

English

Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 26, 1999 Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 26, 1999, Complete document (pdf) [126 KB] Harare Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 26, 1999, Complete document (html) [26 KB]

French

Protocole de Harare relatif aux brevets et aux dessins et modèles industriels dans le cadre de l’Organisation régionale africaine de la propriété industrielle (ARIPO) modifié le 26 novembre 1999 Protocole de Harare relatif aux brevets et aux dessins et modèles industriels dans le cadre de l’Organisation régionale africaine de la propriété industrielle (ARIPO) modifié le 26 novembre 1999, Complete document (pdf) [133 KB] Protocole de Harare relatif aux brevets et aux dessins et modèles industriels dans le cadre de l’Organisation régionale africaine de la propriété industrielle (ARIPO) modifié le 26 novembre 1999, Complete document (html) [32 KB]

Regulations
English

Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 25, 2013 Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 25, 2013, Complete document (pdf) [171 KB]

English

Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2006 Harare Protocol and Implementing Regulations on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2006, Complete document (pdf) [259 KB]

English

Regulations for Implementing the Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2000 Regulations for Implementing the Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2000, Complete document (pdf) [234 KB] Regulations for Implementing the Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 24, 2000, Complete document (html) [49 KB]

English

Regulations for Implementing the Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 27, 1998 Regulations for Implementing the Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 27, 1998, Complete document (pdf) [206 KB] Regulations for Implementing the Protocol on Patents and Industrial Designs Within the Framework of the African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO) as amended on November 27, 1998, Complete document (html) [43 KB]

French

Règlement d’exécution du Protocole relatif aux brevets et aux dessins et modèles industriels dans le cadre de l’Organisation régionale africaine de la propriété industrielle (ARIPO) modifié le 27 novembre 1998 Règlement d’exécution du Protocole relatif aux brevets et aux dessins et modèles industriels dans le cadre de l’Organisation régionale africaine de la propriété industrielle (ARIPO) modifié le 27 novembre 1998, Complete document (pdf) [210 KB] Règlement d’exécution du Protocole relatif aux brevets et aux dessins et modèles industriels dans le cadre de l’Organisation régionale africaine de la propriété industrielle (ARIPO) modifié le 27 novembre 1998, Complete document (html) [54 KB]

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