Monthly Archives: June 2018

Crunch Time at WIPO-IGC: A Last Attempt to Draft a New Genetic Resources Text?

Pictured above are members of the Africa Group at the WIPO IGC.¬† On June 26, 2018, the long running World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC) reconvened in Geneva for its 36th session. Since 2000, the IGC has had a mandate to negotiate text-based…
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