Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO regional training workshop on IPAS for African Member States
Description: A Regional Training Workshop on IPAS is hereby proposed. The proposed regional training workshop is focused on strengthening the professional and technical capacities of Industrial Property Offices (IPOs) in Africa and will be funded by from FIT/Japan for Africa budget. After consultations with concerned officials, the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) has tentatively agreed to host the regional training workshop at its training centre, and to provide facilities and equipment for the same. In addition to the above, ARIPO has also agreed to provide local transportation to the participants and resource persons.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Industrial Property
WIPO Sector: Infrastructure and Platforms Sector
Date From: 14/10/2013 - 18/10/2013
Venue City: Harare
Venue/Host Country: Zimbabwe
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Botswana 1
Gambia 2
Kenya 1
Madagascar 2
Malawi 2
Mauritius 2
Mozambique 2
Namibia 2
Rwanda 2
Uganda 2
United Republic of Tanzania 2
Zambia 2
Zimbabwe 4
Zanzibar 2
Total Number of Participants:  28

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO