Harare Protocol-Amendments to the ARIPO Harare Protocol

The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO), formerly African Regional Industrial Property Organization, is an intergovernmental organization for cooperation among African states in patent and other intellectual property matters. The purpose of this Protocol is to hear applications for patents and registered trademarks in its member states who are parties of the “Harare Protocol”. One of the recent amendments to the Harare protocol…