World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO)


World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is the global forum for intellectual property (IP) services, policy, information and cooperation. It is a self-funding agency of the United Nations, with 193 member states including Africa. Its mission is to lead the development of a balanced and effective international IP system that enables innovation and creativity for the benefit of all. WIPO's mandate, governing bodies and procedures are set out in the WIPO Convention, which established WIPO in 1967.

CHGeneva, Switzerland
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Profile added by Lucy Ilado on 14 Sep 2020