Dora Susan Salamba-Makwinja

Graduate, University of Malawi

Mrs Dora Susan Salamba-Makwinja is a graduate of the University of Malawi. She is also a holder of Master of Intellectual Property Law, Commerce and Technology from Franklin Pierce Law Centre in the United States obtained in 2003. She has been working for the Copyright Society of Malawi (COSOMA), a copyright office for Malawi as well as its collective management organization for the past 12 years. She is currently the Acting Copyright Administrator and Executive Director for COSOMA. Besides, she has undertaken various assignments for WIPO on Copyright and Related Rights including Collective Management mainly in the region for a number of years. Further, she is also a tutor of the WIPO Worldwide Academy for the Advanced Course on Copyright and Related Rights and an adjunct lecturer of Copyright and Related Rights at the Africa University which offers a Master’s Degree course in Intellectual Property in conjunction with the African Region Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) and WIPO.