African Contributions in Shaping the Worldwide Intellectual Property SystemeBook - 2013
Africa is playing an increasingly significant role in the domain of international intellectual property law, and this book underlines the contributions made by African countries as a group to the development of the current international IP system. It examines in detail their breakthrough proposals and initiatives at the WTO, WIPO and WHO with regard to IP and public health; IP and traditional knowledge, traditional cultural expressions and genetic resources; IP and biodiversity; and exceptions and limitations to copyright. Using Botswana, Burundi, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Morocco, South.
Publisher: Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (340 pages)