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The seminar “Copyright and Related Rights”

The seminar “Copyright and Related Rights”
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On 13 September, at the National Library of Belarus was held a training seminar “Copyright and Related Rights” for representatives of different libraries of the Republic of Belarus.

The initiators of the seminar are the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus, the Belarusian Council of Libraries for Information Interaction, the National Library of Belarus.

The members of the National Center of Intellectual Property staff presented their reports.

During the seminar the speakers were talking about the main provisions of the Law of the Republic of Belarus "On Copyright and Related Rights" of May 17, 2011. The participants of the seminar showed a particular interest in issues concerning the protection of copyright and related rights, the main types of agreements.

At the end of the event its participants received certificates of the National Center of Intellectual Property about the passing of the training second part.


Founder of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Belarus

21 Jun 2021

June 21 marks the 280th anniversary of the birth of the famous French scientist-encyclopaedist, doctor of medicine, professor Jean Emmanuel Gilibert (1741-1814), who is rightfully considered the founder of pharmaceutical sciences in Belarus. He created and for several years headed the first higher medical institution in the territory of modern Belarus – the Hrodna Medical Academy.

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Unusual Writers' Last Wills

17 Jun 2021

Have you ever wondered about your last will? Surely, you have, because none of us lives forever, unfortunately. One day there will come the time to leave this mortal world; before that, take care of your will, so that numerous friends and relatives will immediately know who your favourite was. Well-known writers, of course, also made their last wills – and often their instructions and wishes were unusual at least, and eccentric at most.

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