Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO-JPO-OMPIC Interregional Workshop on Intellectual Property Enforcement for Customs Officials
Description: The WIPO Strategic Goal VI-driven objectives of the proposed workshop are: (i) To enhance knowledge of IP enforcement at the borders and its challenges; (ii) To increase the effectiveness of the implementation of border measures in line with Part III of the TRIPS Agreement in the interest of development and consumer protection; and (iii)To exchange experience and information, including perspectives from Japan.
Type: Course
IP Subject Area: Industrial Property
WIPO Sector: Division for Africa
Date From: 17/05/2016 - 19/05/2016
Venue City: Casablanca
Venue/Host Country: Morocco
Activity held in Language: English , French

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Algeria 2
Côte d'Ivoire 2
Egypt 2
Guinea 2
Kenya 2
Mauritania 2
Morocco 2
Nigeria 2
Senegal 2
South Africa 2
Tunisia 2
United Republic of Tanzania 2
Total Number of Participants:  24

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Moroccan Office of Industrial and Commercial Property (OMPIC) Member State / IP Office
Japan Patent Office (JPO) Member State / IP Office