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2007
The Proposed WIPO Treaty on the Protection of Broadcasting and Cablecasting Organizations, 2007.
Authors: Viviana Munoz Tellez and Andrew Chege Waitara, South Centre.

Essential Elements of a WIPO Development Agenda: What Could Constitute Success?, June 2007
Authors: Ron Marchant and Sisule F. Musungu

2006
Intellectual Property, Development and Human Rights: How Human Rights Can Support Proposals for a World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Development Agenda, 2006.
Author: 3Dthree, Geneva. Available in English, French and Spanish.

Intellectual Property and the "WIPO Development Agenda"
Author: Sangeeta Shashikant, TWN.

2005
A Positive Agenda For Patent Reform and Harmonization for Developing Countries, 2005.
Author:
Carlos Correa, Bellagio, 24-2
8 October.

A Positive Agenda for Patent Reform and Harmonization for Development, 2005.
Author
: Phil Thorpe, Bellagio, 24-28 October.

A Positive Agenda for Copyright Reform for Developing Countries, 2005.
Author:
Uma Suthersanen, Bellagio, 24-28 October.

Towards a Positive Agenda For International Copyright Reform From a Developed Country's Perspective, 2005
Author:
Howard Knopf, Bellagio, 24-28 October.

Exploring Options and Modalities to Move the IP Development Agenda Forward, 2005.
Author:
Maristela Basso, Bellagio, 24-28 October.

Exploring Options and Modalities to Move the New Development Agenda Forward, 2005.
Author:
Carolyn Deere, Bellagio, 24-28 October.


WIPO Budgetary Issues and Technical Cooperation
, 2005.
Author: ICTSD Background Note, 11-12 July.


Principles and Guidelines for the Provision of Technical Assistance on Intellectual Assistance on Intellectual Property Rights
(Draft), 2005.
Author: Carlos Correa, University of Buenos Aires & Carolyn Deere, University of Oxford, 11-12 July.


Elements for a Code of Ethics for Providers of IP Technical Cooperation
, 2005.
Author: Carolyn Deere, University of Oxford, 11-12 July.


The Development Agenda for WIPO: Another Stillbirth? A Battle Between Access to Knowledge and Enclosure
, 2005.
Author: Pedro de Paranaguá Moniz, Brazil, 1 July 2005.


Moving Forward the WIPO Development Agenda Process: Proposals for Consideration at the Third Session of the IIM, 2005
Author: South Centre and CIEL, Geneva, June - July.

WIPO Asked to Explain NGO Accreditation Process, 2005.
Author: William New / Intellectual Property Watch, Geneva, 23 February.


2004

A Manifesto On Wipo And The Future Of Intellectual Property, 2004.
Author: James Boyle / Duke Law and Technology Review, 2004, No. 9.

Decisions and Recommendations of the Third Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Relevant to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), 2004.
Author: Letter submitted by the Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations / Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, Seventh Session, Geneva, November 1 to 5, 2004.
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Establishing a “Development Agenda” for the World Intellectual Property Organization, 2004.
Authors: Brazil and Argentina, to be submitted to the 40th Series of Meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO and to the 31st Session of the WIPO General Assembly, 27 September –5 October 2004.

Additional Comments By Switzerland On Its Proposals Regarding The Declaration Of The Source Of Genetic Resources And Traditional Knowledge In Patent Applications, 2004.
Author: Document submitted by Switzerland / WIPO Working Group on Reform of the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 3-5 May 2004.

Integrating Development Into WIPO Activities and Processes: Strategies for the 2004 WIPO Assemblies
, 2004.
Author: South Centre.

Objectives, Principles and Elements of an International Instrument, or Instruments, on Intellectual Property in Relation to Genetic Resources and on the Protection of Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, 2004.
Author: Document submitted by the African Group / Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, Sixth Session, Geneva, 15-19 March 2004.

The WIPO Draft Substantive Patent Law Treaty: A Review of Selected Provisions, 2004.
Author: Carlos M. Correa / South Centre, Trade-Related Agenda, Development and Equity, Working Paper N°17.


International Negotiations on Biodiversity, Genetic Resources and Intellectual Property: Implications of the WIPO Intergovernmental Committee’s New Mandate, March 2004.
Authors: David Vivas-Eugui, María Fernanda Espinosa y Sebastián Winkler, Policy & Global Change Series, Trade and Biodiversity, Informal Notes, ICTSD, IUCN.


Vision of Indigenous Peoples in the context of the decisions pertaining Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit Sharing (ABS) and Article 8j: An Analysis of the Impacts of CBD/COP Decisions with respect to WIPO’s IGC Mandate, 2004.
Authors:
Rodrigo de la Cruz, Policy & Global Change Series, Trade and Biodiversity, Informal Notes, COICA, ICTSD, IUCN, March 2004.


2003

WIPO Guide to Intellectual Property Worldwide.
Author: WIPO.

A Review of the Intergovernmental Committee on Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore at WIPO, 2003.
Authors: Robert J. L. Lettington and Kent Nnadozie / Trade-Related Agenda, Development and Equity (T.R.A.D.E), Occasional Papers 12, South Centre.


La Diffusion de la Biotechnologie dans l'Agriculture: Colloque OMPI-UPOV sur les Droits de Propriété Intellectuelle dans le Domaine de la Biotechnologie Végétale, 2003.
Authors: M. Stephen Smith, Pioneer Hi-Bred / Colloque organisé par l'Organisation Mondiale de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OMPI) et l'Union internationale pour la protection des obtentions végétales (UPOV), Genève, 24 octobre 2003.


Geographical Indications and Trademarks: The Road from Doha, 2003.
Author: Burkhart Goebel / Worldwide Symposium on Geographical Indications organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), San Francisco, California, July 9 to 11, 2003.


Guide on Surveying the Economic Contribution on the Copyright-Based Industries, 2003.
Author: WIPO.

Information on Germany Relating to the Questionnaire to National Experts Contained in the Appendix to the Study on Transfer of the Rights of Performers to Producers of Audiovisual Fixations (Document AVP/IM/03/4), 2003.
Authors: Prepared by Dr. Silke von Lewinski, Ms. Dorothee Thum / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Information on Egypt Relating to the Questionnaire to National Experts Contained in the Appendix to the Study on Transfer of the Rights of Performers to Producers of Audiovisual Fixations (Document AVP/IM/03/4), 2003.
Author: Prepared by Mr. Hassan Badrawi / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Information on Mexico Relating to the Questionnaire to National Experts Contained in the Appendix to the Study on Transfer of the Rights of Performers to Producers of Audiovisual Fixations (Document AVP/IM/03/4), 2003.
Author: Prepared by Dr. Juan Ramón Obón León / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Information on United Kingdom Relating to the Questionnaire to National Experts Contained in the Appendix to the Study on Transfer of the Rights of Performers to Producers of Audiovisual Fixations (Document AVP/IM/03/4), 2003.
Authors: Prepared by Professor Hector MacQueen, Dr. Charlotte Waelde / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Multilateral agreements and a TRIPS-plus world: The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), 2003.
Authors: Sisule F Musungu and Graham Dutfield / Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO), Geneva, Quaker International Affairs Programme (QIAP), Ottawa, TRIPS Issues Paper N°3.


Next Steps for International Protection of Traditional Knowledge in View, 2003.
Author: WIPO.

One global patent system? WIPO's Substantive Patent Law Treaty, 2003.
Author: GRAIN.

Study on Transfer of the Rights of Performers to Producers of Audovisual Fixations-Multilateral Instruments; United States of America, France, 2003.
Authors: prepared by Jane C. Ginsburg, Morton L. Janklow, André Lucas / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Study on Audiovisual Performers' Contracts and Remuneration Practices in France and Germany, 2003.
Authors: prepared by Ms. Marjut Salokannel / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Study on Audiovisual Performers' Contracts and Remuneration Practices in Mexico, the United Kingdom and the United States of America, 2003.
Authors: prepared by Ms. Katherine M. Sand / WIPO Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Survey on Implementation Provisions of the WCT and the WPPT, 2003.
Author: Prepared by the WIPO Secretariat / Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights, Ninth Session, Geneva, June 23 to 27, 2003.

Survey on National Protection of Audiovisual Performances, 2003.
Author: Prepared by the WIPO Secretariat / Ad Hoc Informal Meeting on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances, Geneva, November 6 and 7, 2003.

Think there's Trouble at WTO? WIPO's Global Patent System Could be a Lot Worse, 2003.
Author: GRAIN.

Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Expressions, WIPO Intergovernmental Committee: Documentation Center, 2003.

¿ Un sistema mundial de patentes? El Tratado sobre el Derecho Sustantivo de Patentes de la OMPI, 2003.
Author: GRAIN.

2002
La OMPI se encamina a un sistema “mundial” de patentes, 2002.
Author: Genetic Resources Action International (GRAIN).

L'Organisation Mondiale de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OMPI), 2002.
Author: Kamil Idris, directeur général de l'OMPI.

Negotiating intellectual property: Mandates and options in the Doha Work Programme, 2002.
Author: J. Hepburn / Occasional Paper 10, Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO).

The WIPO Patent Agenda: The Risks for Developing Countries, 2002.
Authors: Correa, Carlos, Musungu, Sisule / South Centre.

WIPO Asian Regional Seminar on an Intellectual Property Strategy for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs): How SMEs can Benefit from Industrial Property Information, 2002.
Author: Document prepared by Mr. Donald Bollella / Meeting organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in cooperation with the International Intellectual Property Training Institute (IIPTI) and the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), Daeduk, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, November 26 to 28, 2002.

WIPO moves toward "world" patent system, 2002.
Author: Genetic Resources Action International (GRAIN).

WIPO’s Move toward a World Patent System: A Revolution in the Making?, 2002.
Author: Genetic Resources Action International (GRAIN) / BRIDGES, ICTSD, Vol. 6, N°6, September 2002.

2001
Information Provided by WIPO Member States Concerning Practices Related to the Protection of Biotechnological Inventions, 2001.
Author: Document prepared by the Secretariat / Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources,m Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, First Session, Geneva, April 30 to May 3, 2001.

Matters Concerning Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore - An Overview, 2001.
Author: Document prepared by the Secretariat / Integovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, First Session, Geneva, April 30 to May 3, 2001.

Traditional Knowledge and the Need to Give it Adequate Intellectual Property Protection, 2001.
Author: Documents submitted by the Group of Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean
(GRULAC) / Integovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, First Session
Geneva, April 30 to May 3, 2001.

WIPO Intellectual Property Handbook: Policy, Law and Use, 2001.
Author: WIPO publications.

2000

MAIN PROGRAM 07, Cooperation with Certain Countries in Europe and Asia
, 2000.
Author: WIPO.

1999
Intellectual Property Policies for the Twenty-First Century: The Japanese Experience in Wealth Creation, 1999.
Author:
Hisamitsu Arai / WIPO.

1998
Table Ronde sur la Propriété Intellectuelle et les Peuples Autochtones: Initiatives pour la Protection des Droits des Titulaires de Connaissances Traditionnelles, des Populations Autochtones et des Communautés Locales, 1998.
Author:
Document établi par M. Antonio Jacanimijoy / Genève le 23, 24 juillet.


WIPO Development Agenda

Provisional Committee on Proposals related to a WIPO Development Agenda, First Session, 2006.
Author: United States of America

Provisional Committe on Proposals Related to a WIPO Development Agenda, First Session, 2006.
Authors: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Cuba, Ecuador, Egypt, Iran, Kenya, Peru, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uruguay and Venezuela

Provisional Committe on Proposals Related to a WIPO Development Agenda, First Session, 2006.
Author: Colombia

Provisional Committe on Proposals Related to a WIPO Development Agenda, First Session, 2006.
Author: Chile


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