WIPO Director General Daren Tang welcomes the accession of Switzerland to the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications. Switzerland becomes the 55th country of WIPO’s Lisbon System through which owners of geographical indications can protect their unique products through one single procedure.
Ambassador Felix Baumann, Deputy Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva, deposited the instrument of accession on August 31, 2021: https://www.wipo.int/lisbon/en/news/2021/news_0008.html
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