Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Forum on Intellectual Property and Environmentally Sound Technologies (ESTs)
Description: The objectives of the Forum are to: (i) explore how the IP system contributes to the development of environmentally sound technologies (ESTs); (ii) provide policy makers and representatives from the private sector with an opportunity to exchange views on promoting sustainable development through transfer of environmentally sound technologies; and (iii) discuss possible international cooperation to expand access to ESTs.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 29/05/2012 - 31/05/2012
Venue City: Colombo
Venue/Host Country: Sri Lanka
Activity held in Language: English (Primary)

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Bangladesh 3
China 3
India 3
Indonesia 3
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 3
Malaysia 3
Pakistan 3
Philippines 3
Sri Lanka 40
Thailand 3
Viet Nam 3
Total Number of Participants:  70

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
FIT/Japan Institution


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Japan Patent Office Member State / IP Office
National Intellectual Property Office of Sri Lanka Member State / IP Office