UNESCO Chair in Intelectual Property Right "Copyright and Neighboring Rights" (564), established in 2001 at the University of Alger (Algeria).


Intellectual property right, copyright and neighboring rights.


  • To train high level specialists necessary for the correct working of the national system of protection of intellectual property rights and for the international representation of the country in this field.
  • To ensure the lawyers a specialized training concerning the business of works and services protected by royalties and neighboring rights.
  • To develop and update constantly the national expertise according to the development of the forms of creation and business of works and to the evolution of the international relations related to the cultural exchanges.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network



Prof. Amor Zahi, Université d’Alger, Faculté de Droit et des Sciences administratives
Responsable de la Chaire UNESCO
E-Mail address - z36pro(at)
Work Phone - +213(2) 64-69-70
Fax - +213(2) 63-53-03
Street - 10, rue du Sacré Cœur
City - Alger
Postal Code - 16000
Country - Algérie