[Open-wipo] Brazil, Argentina ask WIPO to establish "Development Agenda"

On Friday, August 27, Argentina and Brazil presented to WIPO a "Proposal for Establishing a Development Agenda for the World Intellectual Property Organization."


For example, it calls for a "Treaty on Access to Knowledge and Technology," and asks WIPO to undertake "activities with a view to exploring the promise held by open collaborative projects to develop public goods, as exemplified by the Human Genome Project and Open Source Software."

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