Effects of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic on world copyright issues was a key focus at WIPO’s 42nd SCCR meetings.
The two-year ‘Inspire’ project report from the IPA highlights solidarity and a need for common reporting standards.
Stops in mid-February for the IPA president Al Qasimi included meetings with publishers in Tunisia and Morocco.
The International Publishers Association’s ‘Inspire’ program presents findings from its series of industry workshops.
Two trips, to Slovenia and Egypt, have opened the IPA president’s publishing-market travels this year.
IPA president Bodour Al Qasimi, caps a year of international meetings with publishers with a call for protection of the freedom to publish.
The International Publishers Association’s officers were engaged at Frankfurt Book Fair, Bodour Al Qasimi leading activities and messaging.
Today on ‘The Hof’ from Frankfurter Buchmesse, the new ‘Inspire’ outlook for publishing is discussed by Juergen Boos and Bodour Al Qasimi.
In a bid for international publishing’s sustainability following the COVID-19 emergency, the IPA announces its ‘Inspire’ charter.