Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Meeting on "Systems of Protection of Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge"
Description: To provide a forum to share the experience of the countries in the region which are most advanced in the area of protection of genetic resources and traditional knowledge (GRTK), as well as to explore possibilities of horizontal cooperation in the region between those countries and countries who need assistance in developing their own systems of protection, and among countries sharing GRTK
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Traditional Knowledge and Genetic Resources
WIPO Sector: Department for Traditional Knowledge and Global Challenges
Date From: 07/06/2012 - 08/06/2012
Venue City: Lima
Venue/Host Country: Peru
Activity held in Language: English , Spanish

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Paraguay 1
Panama 2
Nicaragua 1
Mexico 1
Honduras 1
Guyana 1
Guatemala 1
Ecuador 1
Dominican Republic 1
Costa Rica 1
Chile 1
Brazil 1
Argentina 1
Total Number of Participants:  14

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Instituto Nacional de Defensa de La Competencia Y de La Propiedad Intelectual (INDECOPI) Member State / IP Office