The focus of the project is improving the function of the Intellectual Property system, to encourage and support innovation through encouraging research work, in particular from Albanian companies, local universities and individuals, to assist the Albanian economy and the citizens on the road to economic development and toward higher standards. Specifically, it will be able to serve as a policy means to encourage investments in research and development, as well as guarantee success in the market.
The ALSIP Project builds on the successful implementation of other Swiss international cooperation projects and intends to support tackling gaps and challenges of the Albanian IP system, so that potential users can fully benefit from its potentialities for innovation and socio-economic development.
Five outcomes will contribute to the achievement of the overall goal:
Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI)
Main counterparts: General Directorate of Industrial Property (GDIP)
(Ministry of Finance and Economy), Copyright Directorate (Ministry of