Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Twelfth Session of the Advisory Committee on Enforcement (ACE)
Description: 2. At the eleventh session of the ACE, held from September 5 to 7, 2016, the Committee agreed to consider, at its twelfth session, the following topics:
 Exchange of information on national experiences on awareness building activities and strategic campaigns as a means for building respect for IP among general public, especially the youth, in accordance with Member States’ educational or any other priorities;
 Exchange of information on national experiences relating to institutional arrangements concerning IP enforcement policies and regimes, including mechanism to resolve IP disputes in a balanced, holistic and effective manner;
 Exchange of information on national experiences in respect of WIPO’s legislative assistance, with a focus on drafting national laws of enforcement that take into account the flexibilities, the level of development, the difference in legal tradition and the possible abuse of enforcement procedures, bearing in mind the broader societal interest and in accordance with Member States’ priorities;
 Exchange of success stories on capacity building and support from WIPO for training activities at national and regional levels for Agencies and national officials in line with relevant Development Agenda Recommendations and the ACE mandate.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Building Respect for IP Division
Date From: 04/09/2017 - 06/09/2017
Venue City: Geneva
Venue/Host Country: Switzerland
Activity held in Language: English , French , Spanish , Arabic , Chinese

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Albania 1
Argentina 1
China 1
Comoros 1
Ivory Coast 1
Ecuador 1
Honduras 1
India 1
Jordan 1
Kyrgyzstan 1
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 1
Lebanon 1
Madagascar 1
Mexico 1
Morocco 1
Namibia 1
Oman 1
Philippines 1
South Africa 1
Thailand 1
Ukraine 1
Uruguay 1
Viet Nam 1
Serbia 1
Total Number of Participants:  24