Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO-Sida Training and Advisory Programs on Intellectual Property Rights in the Global Economy for the Least Developed Countries (LDCs)
Description: The objective of the Program is to increase the number and quality of intellectual property senior officials from LDCs, through a comprehensive training with a view to use IP for economic growth and development. The Program promotes familiarity with the legislation, enforcement, administration and management aspects of intellectual property, from a national, regional and an international perspective. Emphasis will be given to the role of intellectual property in national economic development such as the importance of patent information for technological capacity building, design protection, the contribution of collective management society for wealth creation and the impact of piracy and counterfeiting of protected works.
Type: Course
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Least-Developed Countries
Date From: 22/11/2015 - 11/12/2015
Venue City: Stockholm
Venue/Host Country: Sweden
Activity held in Language: English , Other

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Zambia 2
United Republic of Tanzania 2
Uganda 2
Sudan 2
Rwanda 1
Nepal 2
Myanmar 1
Mozambique 1
Malawi 1
Lesotho 1
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 2
Ethiopia 2
Cambodia 2
Burundi 1
Bhutan 1
Bangladesh 2
Total Number of Participants:  25

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency Institution
Swedish Registration and Patent Office Institution