Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Regional Seminar on the Madrid system for the International Registration of Marks, Harare, Zimbabwe, August 27 to 29, 2012; National Seminar on possible accession of Zimbabwe to the Madrid Protocol, Harare, Zimbabwe, August 30, 2012
Description: The objectives are threefold: 1) to sensitize major stakeholders, including ARIPO Member States that are not members of the Madrid Union on the relevance of the Madrid system in the region; 2) to create a link between the Madrid Protocol and the Banjul Protocol, hence, offering ARIPO a better comprehension of the mechanism of the Madrid Protocol; 3) offer Member States of both Madrid Union and ARIPO the possibility to exchange views on the challenges or the implications of their memberships in both organizations.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Brands and Designs
Date From: 27/08/2012 - 30/08/2012
Venue City: Harare
Venue/Host Country: Zimbabwe
Activity held in Language: English

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
Sierra Leone 1
Somalia 1
Sudan 1
Swaziland 1
Uganda 1
Zambia 1
Zimbabwe 1
Total Number of Participants:  16

Owner / Requester

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

Organizer

Organizer Name Organizer Type
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) IGO