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WIPO Youth Engagement

Welcome to our virtual hub for young creators and innovators. Whether you're an artist, entrepreneur, inventor, or simply someone with a burning passion to make a difference, you've come to the right place.

We believe that the power of ideas knows no bounds. We understand the exhilaration that comes with birthing a new concept, refining it, and witnessing its impact on the world. We are here to create an environment where your ideas can thrive and flourish, supported by our intellectual property (IP) resources at every step.

Now is the time to unlock your potential and harness your creativity to shape a brighter future. Join us as we celebrate the energy, passion, and ingenuity of young creators and innovators like you. Together, let's break barriers, challenge norms, and inspire the world with our boundless potential.

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Join the World IP Day 2024 Youth Video Competition

Unleash your creativity in a 60 to 90-second video that showcases how an inventor, creator, entrepreneur, or local community near you is shaping a better future for all with innovation, creativity, and IP rights.

Enter now!

 WIPD 2024 Youth video competition
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IP and youth in action

several print editions of the WIPO Magazine

WIPO Photography Prize for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Youth 2023

If you are a member of Indigenous peoples or local communities and under 30 years old, this competition is for you - apply by July 2.

Swiss Scouts Jamboree 2022

Message to Youth from DG Daren Tang on International Youth Day 2022

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World IP Day 2022 Youth Gallery

The World Intellectual Property Day Youth Gallery features young change makers from around the world who were nominated on the occasion of World IP Day for the work they are doing to build a better future.