ICMP is the world trade association representing the interests of the music publishing community internationally.  The constituent members of ICMP are music publishers’ associations from Europe, Middle East, North and South America, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Included are the leading independent multinational and international companies and regional and national music publishers, mainly SMEs, throughout the world.

As the voice and point of reference of music publishers, and the community of composers and songwriters, ICMP's mission is to increase copyright protection internationally, encourage a better environment for our business and act as an industry forum for consolidating global positions.

MPA/USA 'Copy Kid' film - Winner of New York Emmy
As part of the MPA/USA copyright program designed for very young children, the video commissioned from the National Music Council has won a New York Emmy. The video, entitled ‘Copy Kid’, is part of MPA US’ larger ‘IMadeIt’ copyright programme and encourages children to recognise and respect the hard work put in by creators.