Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Workshop on Building Respect for Intellectual Property
Description: In the framework of WIPO Strategic Goal VI, the objectives will be to: (i) enhance the understanding of the role of IP awareness in socio-economic development; the consumer’s attitudes and motivations; as well as the role of businesses in balancing IP rights and interests; (ii) provide stakeholders with the necessary information on how to develop and implement national awareness raising strategies with a view to curbing the demand for counterfeit goods; and (iii) foster strategic cooperation between stakeholders from both the public and private sectors.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 13/02/2013 - 14/02/2013
Venue City: Male
Venue/Host Country: Maldives
Activity held in Language: English (Primary)

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Sri Lanka 4
Pakistan 4
Maldives 5
India 4
Bhutan 2
Bangladesh 4
Total Number of Participants:  23

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Japan Patent Office Member State / IP Office
Minsitry of Economic Development, Maldives Institution