Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Study Visit on IP, TK and TCEs for Arab countires
Description: Arab Countries have expressed interest to organize and deepen the knowledge for the protection of Traditional Knowledge (TK) and Tradtional Cultural Expression (TCE)and a collective study visit is at the arab countries to benefit individually within the IGC. This study visit will impart deeper understanding of IP and the protection of TK and TCEs thereby develop expertise in defining positions in international for a and possibility of setting up national strategies and legislation in this regard.
Type: Visit
IP Subject Area: Traditional Knowledge and Genetic Resources
WIPO Sector: Department for Traditional Knowledge and Global Challenges
Date From: 15/03/2016 - 17/03/2016
Venue City: Geneva
Venue/Host Country: Switzerland
Activity held in Language: French , English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Algeria 1
Iraq 1
Jordan 1
Kuwait 1
Lebanon 1
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya 1
Mauritania 1
Morocco 1
Saudi Arabia 1
Sudan 1
Tunisia 1
United Arab Emirates 1
Yemen 1
Palestine 1
Total Number of Participants:  14

Owner / Requester

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

Organizer

Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO