Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Workshop for the Least Developed Countries of Asia and the Pacific Region on the Use of Intellectual Property for Enhancing Economic Competitiveness and Development
Description: The objectives are to: (i) raise awareness about the importance of IP for economic growth and business competitiveness; (ii) share knowledge and best practices to facilitate the effective use of the IP system by the business community; and (iii) identify specific measures for linking IP with national developmental policies
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 15/12/2011 - 16/12/2011
Venue City: Thimphu
Venue/Host Country: Bhutan
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Afghanistan 2
Bangladesh 2
Cambodia 2
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 2
Myanmar 2
Nepal 2
Samoa 2
Total Number of Participants:  14

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Royal Government of Bhutan Country
Japan Patent Office Member State / IP Office
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO