Lisbon Notification No. 49
Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration
Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications

Accession by the Republic of Ghana

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments and has the honor to notify the deposit by the Government of the Republic of Ghana, on November 3, 2021, of its instrument of accession to the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications (Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement), adopted at Geneva on May 20, 2015.

The Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Ghana, on February 3, 2022.

November 3, 2021