WIPO Director General Francis Gurry and representatives of the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2018 co-publishers and Knowledge Partners explain why the GII is a crucial tool for decision makers seeking to promote new ideas to change the world.
The GII provides detailed metrics about the innovation performance of 126 countries and economies around the world. Its 80 indicators explore a broad vision of innovation, including political environment, education, infrastructure and business sophistication.
Voices from around the world on the September 30, 2016, entry into force of the Marrakesh Treaty, boosting access to books for millions of blind, visually impaired and print-disabled persons. http://www.wipo.int/mt/
Also contains video coverage of the WIPO Diplomatic Conference for Visually Impaired Persons, which adopted the Marrakesh Treaty on June 28, 2013. http://www.wipo.int/dc2013/en/
Cartoons explaining what intellectual property is. Pororo the Little Penguin and his friends discover inventions, patents and trademarks. Short cartoon introductions to copyright, patents and trademarks. Also available in French (http://ow.ly/DV0PL) and Spanish (http://ow.ly/DV0EO).
Female creators and innovators from around the world share their views on the role of women in powering change through innovation and creativity. Find out more about World IP Day at http://www.wipo.int/ipday