Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO-CIPC Sub-Regional Workshop on Building Respect for IP for Prosecutors and Senior Police Officers of Selected Countries of Southern Africa
Description: The WIPO Strategic Goal VI-driven objectives of the proposed workshop are:
 to sensitize prosecutors and senior investigators to the social and economic impact of counterfeiting and piracy;
 to present the WIPO Training Manual on IP Crime Prosecution
 to discuss the policy basis for criminal sanctions
and proportionality in sentencing;
 to examine the environmentally-sensitive disposal of infringing goods.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Building Respect for IP Division
Date From: 15/09/2015 - 16/09/2015
Venue City: Pretoria
Venue/Host Country: South Africa
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Botswana 2
Lesotho 2
Malawi 2
Mozambique 1
Namibia 2
Swaziland 2
United Republic of Tanzania 2
Zambia 2
Zimbabwe 2
Total Number of Participants:  17