An equitable copyright framework

Key Initiative 2.2:

Advocating for an equitable copyright framework

Activity 2.2.1 Promote the Marrakesh Treaty for the print-disabled

We will work with libraries to advocate for Member States to ratify the Marrakesh Treaty, facilitating access to published works for people who are blind, visually-impaired or otherwise print-disabled.

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2018

2017

2016

2015

Activity 2.2.2 Promote the Hague Declaration on Text and Data Mining

We will work with our partners to promote the Hague Declaration on Text and Data Mining, enabling access to data, facts and ideas for knowledge discovery and creation.

Key Actions:

2017

2015

Activity 2.2.3 Work to improve the eLending framework

We will support eLending by identifying the changes required to the legal framework of copyright for libraries and identifying best practices for library licenses.

Key Actions:

2016

2015

Activity 2.2.4 Continue our work with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and other partners

We will continue our work with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and partners to promote copyright frameworks that facilitate the work of libraries in the digital age.

Key Actions:

2018

2017

2016

2015

Activity 2.2.5 Develop an IFLA statement on user-generated content 

We will develop a strategy and an action plan on the participation of library services in facilitating the creation of local, user-generated and citizen-science content.

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Last update: 3 December 2018