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The UNESCO World Anti-Piracy Observatory is a web-based platform that aims to provide comprehensive and up-to-date information concerning anti-piracy policies and measures implemented by UNESCO Member States.

The World Anti-Piracy Observatory provides:

100 country profiles that streamline anti-piracy related information on a national level are available for free download and use. These 100 profiles can be accessed by region under the "Anti-Piracy Worldwide" heading or by topic such as "Legislation".  These links can be found on the left-hand information panel of the Observatory. 

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Events Intergovernmental Copyright Committee - 14th Session

The 14th session of the Intergovernmental Committee on the Universal Copyright Convention as revised in 1971 will be held on:

7-9 June, 2010 UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France.

Opening Ceremony Speech

  • Mr Francesco Bandarin, Assistant Director-General for Culture


1.  Provisional Agenda
     (Also in French | Spanish | Russian | Arabic)

2.  List of the 18 Membres States of the Intergovernmental Committee

3.  Rules of Procedure of the Intergovernmental Committee

4.  Final Report on the XIIIth session of the Intergovernmental Committee 
     (Also in French | Spanish | Arabic | Russian )

5.  Text of the Universal Copyright Convention:
     1971 Paris Act | 1952 Geneva Act 

6.  List of UCC State Parties:
     1971 Paris Act | 1952 Geneva Act

7.  Working documents :

8.  Provisional Timetable
     English | French

9. Final Report
    English | French | Spanish | Russian | Arabic

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