The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) recognises that it is important to preserve the traditional knowledge of indigenous peoples in order to conserve biological diversity and to ensure the sustainable use of its components. The Conference of the Parties to the CBD has therefore created the Working Group on Article 8(j) which concerns traditional knowledge. The goal of the working group is to implement the Programme of Work for Article 8(j).
Greater efficiency in the fight against counterfeiting
The motion “Towards a modern Swiss patent” has been approved – the IPI is preparing a preliminary draft of the revision of the Patents Act
08.11.2019 | Event
Symposium on Creative Approaches to Improving Access to Medicines Globally
Roundtable on the protection of computer-implemented inventions