UK IPO and WIPO sign joint statement on IP systems

The UK’s Intellectual Property Office (IPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) have signed a joint statement aimed at promoting the understanding of intellectual property (IP) and IP systems, especially in the developing world.

The agreement commits the UK IPO to assisting with a number of WIPO’s projects and events.

The organisations also agreed to work together to co-ordinate their activities to ensure maximum benefit for all concerned.