A step closer to the establishment of African Geographical Indications


On 29 March 2019, three initiatives were decided on, as part of the implementation of the ‘African Union Continental strategy for Geographical Indications (GIs) in Africa 2018-2023’.

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These actions include the preparation of a set of specific training and technical assistance programmes to develop GIs in Africa, the establishment of an African GI website and the identification of a number of GI pilot products to be developed in different African countries.

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