Cooperation with WIPO

National Institute of Intellectual Property

General information about WIPO 

WIPO is the global forum for intellectual property (IP) services, policy, information and cooperation. We are a self-funding agency of the United Nations, with 193 member states.

WIPO mission is to lead the development of a balanced and effective international IP system that enables innovation and creativity for the benefit of all. Mandate, governing bodies and procedures are set out in the WIPO Convention, which established WIPO in 1967. 


Quick facts

Established in 1967

Membership: 193 member states 

Headquarters: Geneva, Switzerland

      Director General Daren Tang 


Source: WIPO official website

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