Draft articles on traditional knowledge
WIPO, 27 April 2012
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: The draft articles on traditional knowledge, as developed by WIPO’s Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC) at its 21st session in April 2012, are currently available online.
In other WIPO-related news, applications for accreditation at IGC-22, which will be held from 9-13 July 2012, must be submitted to the WIPO Secretariat by 9 May 2012. Applications for funding from the WIPO Voluntary Fund for Accredited Indigenous and Local Communities for participation at IGC-23 must also be submitted to the WIPO Secretariat by 9 May 2012. Download the draft articles [pdf] … Further information on the accreditation process … Further information on the WIPO Voluntary Fund, including application forms …