Director-General opens WIPO assemblies with call to help developing-world creators
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Director General Francis Gurry opened the WIPO Assemblies of member states with a call for better linkages between developing-world creators and the worldwide online marketplace.
Now, the Internet is a global stage where performers and other producers can more-easily reach audiences beyond their borders, Mr. Gurry told delegates from WIPO’s 186 member states, who are convening between Sept. 23 and Oct. 3, 2013 to consider the WIPO work plan, budget and other matters for the upcoming 2014-2015 biennium.
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