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Treaty Establishing the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa

Host Institution Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Members Contracting Parties/Signatories
Dates Entry into force: December 8, 1994 Adopted: November 5, 1993 [ Kampala ] Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge (TK), Industrial Property Notes IP provisions: Articles 52, 54, 55, 76, 85, 100, 104 (d), 128 (e) & (b) and 159 (2)
Available Texts Treaty Text (1 Text) Treaty Text (1 Text) Treaty establishing the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) (Authentic text) Dates Entry into force: December 8, 1994 Date of Text: November 5, 1993 Available Texts English  Treaty establishing the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) (Authentic text)  PDF French  Traité Instituant le Marché Commun de l'Afrique de l'Est et l'Afrique Australe (COMESA) (Texte authentique)  PDF Portuguese  Tratado que institui o Mercado Comum da África Oriental e Austral (COMESA) (Texto autêntico)  PDF