Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Regional Workshop on the Opportunities and Challenges in the Implementation of the Beijing and Marrakesh Treaties
Description: To raise awareness and to promote the Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances (BTAP) and Marrakesh Treaty to facilitate access to Published works for persons who are blind, visually impaired or otherwise print disabled (MVT). The program will cover an in-depth analysis of the provisions of these treaties and crucial issues and options for national implementation. In addition the event has also the objectives of gathering information on the status of the implementation of these instruments from participating countries, introducing other WIPO administered treaties in the field of copyright and related rights and discussing other copyrights topics such as those on agenda of the SCCR.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Copyright
WIPO Sector: WIPO Singapore Office
Date From: 27/04/2015 - 29/04/2015
Venue City: Singapore
Venue/Host Country: Singapore
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Afghanistan 2
Bangladesh 2
Bhutan 2
Brunei Darussalam 2
Cambodia 2
China 2
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 2
Fiji 2
India 2
Indonesia 2
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 2
Malaysia 2
Maldives 1
Mongolia 2
Myanmar 2
Nepal 2
Niue 1
Pakistan 2
Papua New Guinea 2
Philippines 2
Republic of Korea 2
Samoa 1
Sri Lanka 2
Thailand 2
Tonga 1
Tuvalu 1
Vanuatu 1
Viet Nam 2
Total Number of Participants:  52

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore Institution