The WIPO released the Report on Voluntary Copyright Registration Systems which aims too present relevant and structured information on the voluntary registration, recordation and legal deposit systems in place in Member States.


For the newsletter select here.


The European Commission presented the CulturEU Funding Guide and web tool for funding opportunities for the cultural and creative sectors in European Union programs 2021-2027.


The European Commission published a study on collective licensing practices in the digital environment (SMART 2018/0069).


The European Grouping of Societies of Authors and Composers (GESAC) launched its social media campaign “Rebuilding Europe with Culture”.


ALAI with the support of the European Grouping of Societies of Authors and Composers (GESAC), announces an annual award for students for the best essay relating to authors’ rights.


The HCO in cooperation with SIgmaLive, the largest media portal in Cyprus and GeInnovation, a Spanish organization, launched RESPECT program which is financed by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).


To view the newsletter (in Greek language only) select here.


On Friday, 5th of November the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) participated in the 1st International Conference of Greek Orthodox Psaltic Art and Byzantine Music Community “Psaltiki 2.0”. The conference was organized by the Hellenic Federation of Chanters’ Associations (HEFECA) and the Trikala Chanters Association and was held at the Municipality of Trikala from Wednesday 3rd to Saturday 6th November 2021.


This is a two year program targeted at young (aged 35 years and under) and promising talent. It is designed to train them in the technical and policy aspects of IP, as well as nurture their ability to take on administrative and leadership roles.