17 February | Vientiane, Lao PDR
EU-ASEAN Project on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (ECAP III) Phase 2, implemented since 2013 by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), came to a close with its final Project Steering Committee in Vientiane in February. The meeting was an opportunity to weigh up the project achievements and focus on the positive outcomes as well as the future steps of EU-ASEAN cooperation on Intellectual Property. The sustainability of the IT tools developed by the programme has been assured by the successful handover to the ASEAN Member States. For more information, please see the press release.