IFRRO, the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisations, is the main international network of collective management organisations and creators’ and publishers’ associations in the text and image spheres. We work to protect and enable easy legal access to copyright material.
Training on the distribution of copyright revenues for BURIDA, OTDAV and SODAV
Joint letter to the Prime Minister of Thailand regarding the Thai Copyright Act
IPA, EIBF, IFRRO, IAF and FEP have jointly written to Mr Prayuth Chan Ocha, Prime Minister of Thailand expressing concerns about a proposal to amend the Thai Copyright Act.
“Content for Education” conference to take place in the European Parliament, 26 September
IFRRO’s African Development Committee meets in Lusaka, Zambia
On 10 and 11 July, eleven RROs in Africa, ARIPO, and the IFRRO Secretariat participated in a seminar and meeting of IFRRO’s African Development Committee.
Participants in the seminar on 10 July 2018 in Lusaka
Successful conference organised by the Uganda Reproduction Rights Organisation (URRO)
The Uganda Reproduction Rights Organisation (URRO) was incorporated in 2010 and became a member of IFRRO in February 2014. It acts on behalf of authors and publishers of literary works to protect copyright, license users of protected literary works, collect fees, distribute royalties and contribute to the fight against book piracy in Uganda.
Government of Zambia urges users of copyright-protected works to take up licences offered by ZARRSO
IFRRO and ZARRSO are pleased to announce that St Dominic Major Seminary University is the latest university to sign a collective licence with ZARRSO. The licence enables broad and legal access to copyright-protected works for all their staff and students.
Legal notice: settlement agreement between Copibec and Université Laval
Copibec and Université Laval have announced on June 19 that they have reached a settlement agreement. A legal notice has been published on Copibec’s website. The settlement of over three million Canadian dollars is to be approved by Québec’s Superior Court later in September.
IFRRO participates in Norcode Regional Training Program for Asia
The Norwegian Copyright Development Association (Norcode) regularly organises training programs for representatives of CMOs and Copyright Offices in different regions.
Some of the participants in the training ©Nabin Babu Gurung, Street Nepal
IFRRO at the ARIPO’s second Symposium on Copyright and Related Rights
IFRRO steps up its work in the Balkans
IFRRO is increasing its involvement in the Balkans where a number of countries have witnessed accelerating economic development in recent years.
IPOM-WIPO Sub-regional seminar on 26 April © Anita Huss