Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Traditional Handicrafts in Yemen: Scoping and Developing Intellectual Property Tools and Options for Protection
Description: The Government of Yemen has requested the technical assistance of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) concerning the protection of traditional handicrafts using intellectual property (IP). In particular, Yemen would like to protect, document and preserve its traditional handicrafts, such as ceramics and porcelain, which possess significant historical, cultural and economic value, as part of the national heritage of the country.
Type: Mission
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Arab Countries
Date From: 15/01/2011 - 30/01/2011
Venue City: Sana'a
Venue/Host Country: Yemen
Activity held in Language: English , Arabic

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Total Number of Participants:  0

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO