World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

Established- 14 July 1967; effective - 26 April 1970
Aim- to furnish protection for literary, artistic, and scientific works; a UN specialized agency
Members- (185) includes all UN member countries except Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Timor-Leste, Tuvalu (185 total); plus Holy See