WIPO Green database: a sustainable technology marketplace

Today for our “Patents world” section we are going to talk about green sustainable technologies and the importance of innovation in this field.

In order to do so, we would like to introduce a recent initiative taken by the WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) called WIPO GREEN: that is an interactive online marketplace that aims to “promote innovation and diffusion of green technologies by connecting technology and service providers with those seeking innovative solutions”.

The following short video, developed by the same organization, presents the initiative:

Wipo Green has been launched by the WIPO on 2013, with the objective to connect a wide variety of groups seeking to share innovation and environmental friendly technologies to address climate change, using the enormous power of the Internet to create a global market, as affirms the general director Mr. Francis Gurry. (more…)