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Ambassador Federico A. González (Paraguay) (24-25 October) and Mr. Martin Glass (Hong Kong, China) (17 November)
B REVIEWS OF NATIONAL IMPLEMENTING LEGISLATION
42. The representative of the Maldives said that the Maldives' Law on Copyright and Related Rights No. 23 of 2010 (document IP/N/1/MDV/1) had been done in Dhivehi, the national language, and had been subsequently translated into English. It had been passed by the citizens of the Maldives in October 2010, just prior to the graduation. The Maldives was working to fully implement the provisions of the TRIPS Agreement. An industrial property act had already been drafted. The Maldives was also working with donor agencies to create capacity and raise public awareness in the area of IP. He thanked the WIPO Secretariat for its generous assistance in this work.
IP/C/M/67