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AcronymDefinition
WIPOWorld Intellectual Property Organization
WIPOWorld Intellectual Piracy Organization (satire website)
WIPOWorld Industrial Property Organization (Geneva, Switzerland)
WIPOWrite in Poll Option
WIPOWing Information Protection Office (USAF)
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WIPO provides services for intellectual rights and dispute resolution in 189 member states and manages international treaties on copyright, patents and trademarks.
The new strategic plan seeks to ensure that WIPO Re:Search harnesses new research and development trends in global health, while contributing to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Andrew Michael Ong, where the support of WIPO was sought in the formulation of the national IP policy for Sri Lanka, accession to Madrid Protocol, development of IP Hubs within Sri Lanka and in strengthening the capacity of the National IP office (NIPO), in terms of structure, human resources and skills, including the development of middle level management.
He also expressed confidence in the joint work to train and develop Emirati talent across various areas of intellectual property, adding that the promotion of a stronger intellectual property culture and the consolidation of working out and protecting global intellectual property rights reflects the strategic objectives set by the WIPO.
Then, in an apparent test of loyalty, he ordered her to help on a secret plot to establish WIPO offices in Beijing and Moscow without approval from agency member states.
The delegates also adopted guiding principles on the opening of any future WIPO external offices, with a maximum of three new offices during each of the 2016/17 and 2018/19 biennia and priority given to Africa as a host during those periods.
This new partnership will give the hundreds of green technologies hosted on WIPO Green greater exposure in Asia and Hong Kong in particular, contributing technology transfer to this important region," said Mr Wichard.
The WIPO website includes information specifically designed to assist and advise SMEs, with regularly updated materials, These include publications and studies on IP asset management covering topics tailored to SME needs such as financing, strategic use and enforcement, WIPO also publishes a monthly electronic newsletter on issues of interest to SMEs and other stakeholders.
According to 4 Traders News, WIPO Director General Francis Gurry welcomed the "intensive and constructive engagement" of member states and said, "The program and budget for the next biennium provides a clear roadmap and performance targets that will drive the Organization's delivery of programs and results approved by member states.
It will enter force after it has been ratified by 20 WIPO members that agree to be bound by its provisions.
This is a balanced treaty and represents a very good arbitration of the diverse interests of the various stakeholders," WIPO Director-General Francis Gurry said.
WIPO with complaints that Armenia has stolen Azeri songs but they in the organization are ignoring the claims.