List of UPOV Publications*

The following UPOV publications are available on request:

Abbreviations:

A = Arabic, C = Chinese, D = Dutch, E = English, F = French, FEG = French/English/German, G = German, I = Italian, J = Japanese, P = Portuguese, R = Russian, S = Spanish

Publication Number   Title
221 (A)
(C)
(D)
(E)
(F)
(G)
(I)
(P)
(R)
(S)
International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants,
text of 1991 only
     
293 (D)
(F)
(G)
(I)
(R) **
International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants,
texts of 1961, 1972 and 1978
     
273 (S) International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants,
texts of 1961 and 1972 only
295 (A)
(C)
(E)
(J)
(P)
(S)
(FEG)
International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants,
text of 1978 only
INF/6

(E)
(F)
(G)
(S)

 Guidance for the Preparation of Laws Based on the 1991 Act of the UPOV Convention
INF/7

INF/7 Corr.
 
(E)
(F)
(G)
(S)
Rules of Procedure of the Council, as of October 15, 1982
     
INF/8

INF/8 Corr.
(E)
(F)
(G)
(S)
Agreement between the World Intellectual Property Organization and the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants, signed on November 26, 1982
     
INF/9 (E)
(F)
(G)
(S)
Agreement between the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants and the Swiss Federal Council to determine the legal status in Switzerland of that Union (Headquarters Agreement)
     
UPOV/INF/12 (E)
(F)
(G)
(S)
Explanatory Notes on Variety Denominations under the UPOV Convention
     
316
 
(F) Actes des Conférences Internationales pour la Protection des Obtentions Végétales 1957-1961, 1972 (Records of Conferences of 1957-1961, 1972)
Price: 60 Swiss francs per copy
     
337 (E)
(F)
(G)
Records of the Geneva Diplomatic Conference of 1978
Price: 90 Swiss francs per copy
     
346 (E)
(F)
(G)
Records of the Geneva Diplomatic Conference of 1991
Price: 60 Swiss francs per copy
     
352 (E)
(F)
(G)
(S)
General Introduction to the Examination of Distinctness, Uniformity and Stability and the Development of Harmonized Descriptions of New Varieties of Plants (TG/1/3) and Development of Test Guidelines (TGP/7/1)
Price: 50 Swiss francs per copy
     
353 (E)
(G)
 
UPOV Report on the Impact of Plant Variety Protection
Price: 100 Swiss francs per copy
354 (E)

Proceedings of the Second World Seed Conference
FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy, September 8-10, 2009

(Declaration)   (WSC Proceedings)

 
357

(E)
(F)

UPOV Trilogy Publication

357.1E  Executive Summary
357.2E  Symposium on Plant Breeding for the Future (2011)
357.3E  Seminar on Plant Variety Protection and Technology Transfer:  The Benefits of Public-Private Partnership (2011)
357.4E  Symposium on the Benefits of Plant Variety Protection for Farmers and Growers (2012)

 
358

(E)
(G)

 Seminar on essentially derived varieties (EDVs)

 

437 (A)
(C)
(E)
(F)
(G)
(R)
(S)
UPOV, What it is, What it Does (Information leaflet)
(free)
     
438 (E) Plant Variety Protection (Gazette and Newsletter of the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants)
(free)
     
697 (E) Records of the Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties Under the UPOV Convention, held in Budapest in September 1990
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
727 (E)
(S)
Records of the Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties Under the UPOV Convention, held in Buenos Aires in November 1991
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
730 (C)
(E)
Records of the Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties Under the UPOV Convention, held in Beijing in September 1993
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
733 (F) Compte rendu d'un séminaire sur la nature et la raison d'être de la protection des obtentions végétales en vertu de la Convention UPOV, tenu à Rabat en juin 1993 (Records of the Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties under the UPOV Convention, held in Rabat in June 1993)
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
737 (E) Records of the Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties Under the UPOV Convention, held in Nairobi in May 1993
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
747 (E) Records of the Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties Under the UPOV Convention, held in Pretoria (South Africa) in May 1995
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
755 (R) Records of the International Seminar on the Nature of and Rationale for the Protection of Plant Varieties Under the UPOV Convention, held in Bishkek and Cholpon-Ata (Kyrgyz Republic) in November 1996
Price: 20 Swiss francs per copy
     
792 (E) Compilation of the 2002 & 2003 Joint Symposia documents of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV):
Part I:  The Co-Existence of Patents and Plant Breeders' Rights in the Promotion of Biotechnological Developments;
Part II:  Intellectual Property Rights in Plant Biotechnology.
Price: 60 Swiss francs per copy
     
879
 
(E) ***
(F)
(G)
The First Twenty-Five Years of the International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants
Price: 50 Swiss francs per copy
     
UPOV-ROM (E) Database on Plant Varieties on CD-ROM
List of varieties protected in UPOV member States by Plant Breeders' Rights (PBR) or included in National Listings of varieties admitted to commercialization (NLI) or for which applications for PBR and NLI have been filed
Price: 750 Swiss francs per year (+ postage) for a minimum of one CD-ROM updated bi-monthly
 
- - - - - (E)
(F)
(G)
(S)
Rules governing the granting of observer status to States, intergovernmental organizations and international non-governmental organizations in UPOV bodies and access to UPOV documents

 

 

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