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GII 2018: China Cracks Top 20

The Global Innovation Index 2018 is led by Switzerland, the Netherlands and Sweden, with China rising fast.

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World Intellectual Property Indicators

Worldwide filings for patents, trademarks and industrial designs reached record heights in 2016 amid soaring demand in China.

World IP Day 2018

Join this year’s World IP Day campaign as it celebrates the curiosity and courage of women driving change worldwide.

Marrakesh Treaty: bringing books to blind people

A new treaty helps hundreds of millions of people living with visual impairments around the world.

Record Year for WIPO's Global IP Services

Demand for WIPO's IP services for patents, trademarks and industrial designs reached a new record in 2017.

PCT Inventors

Which famous musicians are also listed as inventors on international patent applications filed via WIPO?

Trademarks Trending

The International Trademark System notches its 100th member with Indonesia’s accession.

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