Information on the 32nd session of the IGC (WIPO)
Docip has the pleasure to inform you on the 32nd session of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC), which will be held at the headquarters of WIPO in Geneva,from November 28 to December 2, 2016.
Indigenous Consultative Forum (ICF)
The ICF will take place in the Uchtenhagen Room, WIPO Headquarters (AB Building), Geneva on Sunday, November 27, 2016 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. Registration will be open from 13.30 pm at the reception.
Panel of Indigenous and Local Communities
The Panel of Indigenous and Local Communities will take place on Monday, November 28, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. The theme of the panel at the Thirty-Second Session is: “Outstanding/Pending Issues in the IGC Draft Articles on the Protection of Traditional Knowledge: Indigenous Peoples’ and Local Communities’ Perspectives”.
Docip Technical Secretariat
Docip's Technical Secretariat for Indigenous Delegates will be located in the Green Room, WIPO Headquarter. It will be open from November 28 to December 2, 2016, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm and offer the following free services for Indigenous Delegates:
- translations (english/spanish/french/russian)
- interpretation (english/spanish)
- computer and printer
For further information please contact Karen Pfefferli: karen(at)docip.org, +41 78 885 52 89