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OAPI – Technology and Intellectual Property Day

OAPI – Technology and Intellectual Property Day

On 13 September 2022 OAPI celebrated the Africa Technology and Intellectual Property Day, under the theme “Intellectual Property: Harnessing Industrialization and Economic Diversification in Africa". The aim of celebrating the day was to shine a light on the policies,...

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OAPI – Training of patent examiners

OAPI – Training of patent examiners

In cooperation with the European Patent Office (EPO) and the AfrIPI project, participants of the OAPI Distance Training for Patent Examiners began their second training session on 7 June 2022. The programme aims to strengthen the capacity of patent examiners to...

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Winds of change in OAPI Top Management

Winds of change in OAPI Top Management

The Board of Directors authorised the launch of a recruitment procedure for a new CEO, subsequent to the dismissal, with immediate effect, of the Deputy Director General (DGA) of OAPI, Mr Jean-Baptiste Noël Wago on 13 May 2022. This is unfortunately a further...

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