IFRRO attends the WIPO General Assembly 2019

On 2 to 4 October, IFRRO participated in the WIPO General Assembly.

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The IFRRO delegation ©Access Copyright

The IFRRO delegation was made of Roanie Levy, CEO of Access Copyright, and Pierre-Olivier Lesburguères, Manager for Policy and Regional Development at IFRRO. IFRRO held two high-level meetings with ARIPO and OAPI, where they were joined by Dora Makwinja, a member of the IFRRO Board, and they also met with WIPO representatives and with the national governments of Moldova, Montenegro, and Ukraine.

On the 4th of October, Roanie Levy spoke at a side event on empowering women in the publishing industry opened by WIPO’s Director General Francis Gurry and chaired by WIPO’s Deputy Director General Sylvie Forbin.

Find here an article (in French) about the IFRRO-OAPI meeting.