Copyright and Neighbouring Right Protection Act, 1994

Where
Namibia
When
2016
Who
Ministry of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development
Ministry of Environment and Tourism
Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture
Ministry of Health and Social Welfare
Namibia Statistics Agency
National Commission on Research, Science and Technology
Key objectives of the measure:

The objective of this measure is to ensure that traditional knowledge is recognized, protected and promoted for the interest of resepective communities.

Scope of the measure:
National
Nature of the measure:
legislative, regulatory
Main feature of the measure:

Indigenous knowledge recognition and protection

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Traditional knowledge is recognized, protected and promoted

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

The measure is funded through government.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution
Participation