WIPO’s 2019 education and training courses

WIPO continues to offer numerous training programmes in intellectual property. See The WIPO Academy’s 2019 Education and Training Programs Portfolio to view the content of upcoming courses. The portfolio also sets out eligibility criteria, application formalities, timelines and selection procedures.

Progress at WIPO SCCR

WIPO’s Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR) latest meeting saw it move forward on a draft Treaty on broadcasting, limitations and exceptions for organisations such as libraries and educational institutions. The SCCR also made progress on the creation of a task force on artists’ resale royalty rights, and regional meetings. The chair’s summary can be viewed here.

The Committee’s next meeting will take place in April 2019.