Video Interviews, statements, blogs, and news reports from the December 17-18, 2012 WIPO Extraordinary General Assembly

KEI collection of various interviews, statements and news clips from the December 17-18, 2012 WIPO Extraordinary General Assembly that approved a June 2013 diplomatic conference to negotiate a treaty on copyright exceptions for persons with certain disabilities.

Video Interviews

Video interviews from the WIPO Extraordinary General Assembly, after reaching a landmark decision to:

convene a Diplomatic Conference on limitations and exceptions for visually impaired persons/persons with print disabilities to be held in June 2013. The mandate of this Conference is to negotiate and adopt a treaty on limitations and exceptions for visually impaired persons/persons with print disabilities (pursuant to the draft text in SCCR/25/2).

Interviews that took place on December 18, 2012, immediately after the decision was made, and were conducted by KEI:

December 18, 2012. WIPO's official video of the decision: WIPO paves way for treaty to benefit persons with print disabilities

NGO, Government and WIPO releases and statements

KEI blogs for the December 17-18 negotiations

Press Coverage, other blogs