1st REGIONAL CONFERENCE IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY FOR AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN WEST AFRICA

The Regional Conference in Intellectual Property for Agricultural Development in West Africa took place on 1st- 2nd September 2016 at the CIRES in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

This Regional Conference aimed to

  • Raise awareness on the importance of Intellectual Property (IP) (particularly Geographic Indications) for agricultural and rural development;
  • Promote dialogue on the use of IP in Agriculture in West Africa
  • Present the results of the IP4GROWTH project

The Conference was addressed to

  • Ministries of Agriculture and Industry in the countries of West Africa
  • Universities in West Africa
  • Farmer communities/associations
  • National and international IP structures
  • Private sector interested in IP and rural and agricultural development

Agenda and Conference presentations are available below.

Conference presentations

Image Title Author File
OBJECTIFS DE LA CONFERENCE REGIONALE Mme Cristina BEANS PDF icon D1.00_IP4Growth Agenda.pdf
IP4GROWTH - DES OBJECTIFS AUX RESULTATS Mme Cristina BEANS PDF icon D1.01_IP4Growth Results_Beans.pdf
IMPORTANCE DE LA PROPRIETE INTELLECTUELLE POUR L’AGRICULTURE M. Michel GONOMY PDF icon D1.02_IP4GROWTH_Keynote_PI pour agriculture_Gonomy.pdf
IP4GROWTH ANALYSE DE LA GESTION DE LA PI DANS LES PAYS D'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST & RECOMMANDATIONS: CAS DU BURKINA FASO, COTE D'IVOIRE, SENEGAL Prof. Kouliga NIKIEMA PDF icon D1.03_IP4Growth Plan Analyse PI en Afrique de l'Ouest_Nikiema.pdf
AGENCE SENEGALAISE POUR LA PROPRIETE INDUSTRIELLE ET L'INNOVATION TECHNOLOGIQUE M. Talla SAMB PDF icon D1.04_IP4GROWTH_ASPIT_IGs au Senegal 2016.pdf
LE SYSTEME D'INDICATIONS GEOGRAPHIQUES(IG) DE L'UE ET LA PORTEE PROBLEMATIQUE DE LA PROTECTION DES IG Prof. Dr Guido WESTKAMP PDF icon D2.01_IP4GROWTH_Geographical Indications_Westkamp_(version FR).pdf
THE EU GI SYSTEM AND THE PROBLEMATIC SCOPE OF GI PROTECTION Prof. Dr. Guido WESTKAMP PDF icon D2.01_IP4GROWTH_Geographical Indications_Westkamp.pdf
TRADITION, MODERNITE, INNOVATION ET PETITE EXPLOITATION AGRICOLE: ENSEIGNEMENTS TIRES DE L'EXPERIENCE SUR LE TERRAIN Prof. Graham DUTFIELD PDF icon D2.02_IP4GROWTH_Dutfield-CIV-2016_(Version Fr).pdf
TRADITION, MODERNITY, INNOVATION, AND SMALL-HOLDER AGRICULTURE: LESSONS FROM THE FIELD Prof. Graham DUTFIELD PDF icon D2.02_IP4GROWTH_Dutfield-CIV-2016.pdf
SYSTÈMES ALTERNATIFS DE PROTECTION - “LA NOUVELLE LÉGISLATION SUR LE LABEL SUISSE” Prof. Marc MIMLER PDF icon D2.03_IP4GROWTH_Swissness presentation 2017 - MDM_(version FR).pdf
ALTERNATIVE PROTECTIONS SCHEMES - “THE NEW SWISNESS LEGISLATION” Prof Marc MIMLER PDF icon D2.03_IP4GROWTH_Swissness presentation 2017 - MDM.pdf
LES ACTIONS DE L’OAPI POUR LE DEVELOPPEMENT AGRICOLE (IGS, OBTENTIONS VEGETALES, MARQUES COLLECTIVES) Mme Marie Bernadette NGO MBAGA PDF icon D2.04_IP4GROWTH_Actions de l'OAPI pour le développement agricole (IGs, Variété végétales, marques collectives etc...).pdf
PROMOTION DE PROPRIETE INTELLECTUELLE/IGS DANS LE CADRE DES POLITQUES AGRICOLES REGIONALES: LE ROLE DU ROPPA M. André TIORO PDF icon D2.05_IP4GROWTH_PRESENTATION ROPPA CONFREGION.pdf
ACTIONS LOCALES EN MATIERE D'INDICATION GEOGRAPHIQUE AU BURKINA FASO Dr Ousmane BOUGOUMA PDF icon D2.06_IP4GROWTH_Action Locale -UO2 revu_BOUGOUMA.pdf
SESSION « LES IGS SUE LE TERRAIN: EXPERIENCES DE TRAVALI AVEC DES COMMUNAUTES RURALES» Prof. Birahim FALL PDF icon D2.07_IP4GROWTH_Experiences au Senegal_FALL.pdf
ACTIONS LOCALES: LES EXPERIENCES DE TERRAIN EN COTE D'IVOIRE M. Kouakou Germain KRAMO PDF icon D2.08_IP4GROWTH_Experiences terrain Cote dIvoire_KRAMO.pdf
INITIATIVES DU BURKINA FASO EN MATIERE D’IG M. Michel ZERBO PDF icon D2.09_IP4GROWTH_Initiatives du BF en matière d'IG_ZERBO.pdf

Posters

  1. Title: Poster 1 results
  2. Title: Poster 2 Cote d'Ivoire_CIRES
  3. Title: Poster 3 Burkina Faso Ouaga
  4. Title: Poster 4 Senegal_UT 1 Kéthiakh
  5. Title: Poster 5 Senegal UT 2 Poteries Keur Saer
  6. Title: Poster 6 Senegal UT 2 Poteries Keur Saer
  7. Title: Poster 7 Senegal UT 4 NDIORDY Awa BA