Our Goals and Tasks
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is the global forum for intellectual property (IP) services, policy, information and cooperation, a self-funding agency of the United Nations, with 192 member states.
WIPO’S mission is to lead the development of a balanced and effective international IP system that enables innovation and creativity for the benefit of all. WIPO’s mandate, governing bodies and procedures are set out in the WIPO Convention, which established WIPO in 1967.
The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (MIIS) provides international and professional education in areas of critical importance to a rapidly changing world.
The degree programs include Translation and Localization Management; Translation, Translation and Interpretation, Conference Interpretation; International Education Management; International Environmental Policy; International Policy and Development, MPA; International Trade and Economic Diplomacy; Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies; and TESOL and Teaching Foreign Language.
Achievements of the Past Collaborations
In the 2019 collaboration, we collected 153 terms in 16 subject fields and 57 subordinate subject fields. The 16 subject fields include ADMN, AGRI, AUDV, BLDG, CHEM, DATA, ELEC, ENGY, ENVR, FOOD, MEAS, MECH, MEDI, METL, MINE and SCIE. There were 9 languages of the terms, including English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Arabic.