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    As a reference for IP-Watch subscribers, below is a partial list of government delegates, alphabetised by country, responsible for intellectual property issues in Geneva.

    [Updated May 2014]

    Algeria:  Ahlem Sara Charikhi (WIPO); Wafa Ameuri, counsellor (WTO)

    Argentina:  María Inés Rodríguez, counsellor (WTO, WIPO); Julio César Mercado, counsellor (WHO)

    Australia:  David Kilham, first secretary (WTO, WIPO, WHO)

    Bangladesh:  Nazrul Islam, counsellor (WIPO, WTO)

    Belgium:  Mathias Kende, secretary (WIPO, WTO); Paul Tartier, minister counsellor (WHO)

    Brazil:  Rodrigo Mendes Araujo, first secretary (WTO, WIPO)

    Canada:  Sophie Galarneau, second secretary (WIPO, WTO)

    Chile:  Marcela Verónica Paiva Veliz (WIPO, WTO)

    China:  Yi Wang, first secretary (WIPO)

    Colombia:  Juan Camilo Saretzki, first secretary (WIPO); Catalina Gaviria, commercial counsellor (WTO)

    Denmark:  Christian Wegener, minister counsellor (WIPO, WTO)

    Ecuador:  Juan Carlos Castrillon, first secretary (WIPO); Juan Carlos Sanchez-Troya, first secretary (WTO)

    Egypt:  Mokhtar Warida, first secretary (WIPO, WTO, WHO)

    European Union:  Delphine Lida, first counsellor (WIPO, WHO); Tomas Baert, first secretary (WTO, WHO)

    France:  Olivier Martin, counsellor (WIPO); Pauline Girot de Langlade, judicial counsellor (WTO)

    Germany:  Pamela Wille, (WTO, WIPO)

    India: Alpana Dubey, first secretary (WIPO); Hemant Kotalwar, counsellor (WTO)

    Indonesia:  Lynda Kurnia Wardhani, first secretary (WIPO); Mardhiah Ridha Muhammad Farid, third secretary (WTO)

    Israel:  Tania Berg-Rafaeli, assistant deputy permanent representative (WTO, WIPO)

    Italy:  Tiberio Schmidlin, first secretary (WIPO, WTO); Alberto Bertoni, first counsellor (WHO)

    Jamaica:  Simara Howell, first secretary (WIPO, WTO)

    Japan:  Kunihiko Fushimi, first secretary (WIPO, WTO)

    Kenya:  James Kihwaga, counsellor (WIPO); Elijah Manyara, first minister counsellor (WTO)

    Mexico:  Beatriz Hernandez Narvaez, second secretary (WIPO); Hugo Romero, counsellor (WTO)

    Morocco:  Salah Eddine Taouis (WIPO), counsellor

    Netherlands:  Richard Roemers, first secretary (WIPO)

    Panama:  Zoraida Rodriguez, IP attaché (WIPO, WTO)

    Peru:  Luis Mayaute Vargas, counsellor (WIPO, WTO); Magaly Traverso Zegarra, second secretary (WHO)

    Russia:  Stepan Kuzmenkov, first secretary (WIPO)

    Senegal:  Ndèye Fatou Lo, counsellor (WIPO); Magor Mbaye, first counsellor (WTO)

    Singapore:  Thaddaeus Hoo, first secretary (WIPO, WTO); David Ho, first secretary (WHO)

    South Africa:  Pragashnie Adurthy, first secretary (WIPO); Mandixole Matroos, first secretary (WIPO); Wamkele Mene, counsellor (WTO); Elisabeth Lindiwe Makubalo, minister (WHO)

    South Korea:  Kim Shi-Hyeong, first secretary (WIPO)

    Spain:  Xavier Bellmont, counsellor (WIPO, ITU); Gonzalo Vega, counsellor (WHO); Victor Echevarria, deputy permanent representative for trade (WTO); Ana Maria Yagüe, trade counsellor (WTO)

    Sweden:  Per Linnér, second secretary (WIPO, WTO); Katarina Martholm Fried, counsellor (WHO)

    Switzerland:  Patrick Pardo, counsellor (WIPO); Alexandra Grazioli, counsellor (WIPO, WTO)

    Taiwan:  Susan Chi-Chuan Hu, deputy counsellor (WTO)

    Thailand:  Kanita Sapphaisal, first secretary (WIPO, WHO), Chakra Yodmani, minister counsellor (WTO)

    Turkey:  Günseli Güven, legal counsellor (WIPO, WTO)

    United Kingdom:  Nicola Noble, second secretary (WIPO)

    United States:  Kristine Schlegelmilch, IP attaché (WIPO); Karin Ferriter, IP attaché (WTO)

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