Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Inter-Regional Workshop on Emerging Issues in Copyright and Needs for Updating Knowledge and Institutional Capacity
Description: The workshop aims to pursue the objective of strengthening institutional capacity and knowledge by focusing on: 1. Discussion on emerging issues in the field of copyright and related rights and their impact on national copyright regimes of developing countries including the WIPO new treaties; 2. Exchange of experiences and knowledge among participating countries and with the host on the development of effective copyright infrastructures and practices to cope with the challenges posed by the digital environment for developing countries; 3. The capacity to forge public-private partnerships supportive of copyright policies and the cultural economies; 4. Opportunities for bilateral, regional, inter-regional and international cooperation including south-south cooperation among copyright offices.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Copyright
WIPO Sector: Copyright Development Division
Date From: 10/04/2017 - 12/04/2017
Venue City: Seoul
Venue/Host Country: Republic of Korea
Activity held in Language: English , Korean

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Republic of Korea
Lao People''s Democratic Republic
Costa Rica
Cook Islands
Total Number of Participants:  0

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Korea Member State / IP Office


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Government of The Republic of Korea Country
Korea Copyright Commission Member State / IP Office
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Korea Member State / IP Office