Francis Gurry led WIPO as Director General from October 1, 2008 to September 30, 2020.

New Zealand Joins Marrakesh Treaty

October 4, 2019

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry welcomed New Zealand's October 3, 2019, accession to WIPO's Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled.

New Zealand is the 60th contracting party to the Marrakesh Treaty, which now covers 87 countries.

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