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The 2018 WIPO Assemblies will consider a range of action items and feature high-level negotiations on the norms that underpin the IP rights that are increasingly critical components of global business and trade.
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Learn how WIPO and intellectual property contribute to the success of the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which provide an ambitious roadmap for human progress.
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Worldwide filings for patents, trademarks and industrial designs reached record heights in 2016 amid soaring demand in China.
Worldwide energy needs are on the rise and policy shifts can promote the new green-tech innovations needed to fight climate change, according to the GII 2018. What else can be done to promote new energy innovation?
WIPO's newest treaty helps hundreds of millions of people living with visual impairments around the world.
Demand for WIPO's IP services for patents, trademarks and industrial designs reached a new record in 2017.
Which famous musicians are also listed as inventors on international patent applications filed via WIPO?
The rising rate of innovation means new challenges for adjudicating IP disputes. WIPO is helping by increasing its support for the world’s IP judges.
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