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.
Established in 1967
Membership: 193 member states
Headquarters: Geneva, Switzerland
|Director General Daren Tang
Source: WIPO official website