Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Seminar for ARIPO Members on Implementation and Use of Patent Related Flexibilities
Description: In the framework of cooperation between the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the African Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO), WIPO has been requested to organize a regional seminar on patent related flexibilities by ARIPO’ Member States. This request was made by Mr. Fernando Dos Santos, Director General, ARIPO in the margins of the WIPO’ GAs 2017 and it is reflected in the WPs of the PLD and the African Bureau.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Patents
WIPO Sector: Patent Law Division
Date From: 01/08/2018 - 03/08/2018
Venue City: Harare
Venue/Host Country: Zimbabwe
Activity held in Language: English (Primary)

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Botswana 1
Gambia 1
Kenya 1
Lesotho 1
Liberia 1
Malawi 1
Mozambique 1
Namibia 1
Rwanda 1
Sao Tome and Principe 1
Sierra Leone 1
Somalia 1
Sudan 1
Swaziland 1
Uganda 1
United Republic of Tanzania 1
Zambia 1
Zimbabwe 1
Total Number of Participants:  18