UNESCO Chair in teaching of intellectual property rights (Copyright and neighbouring rights) (639), established in 2004 at the University of Yaoundé II (Cameroon).


Intellectual property rights. Copyright and neighbouring rights.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of intellectual property rights.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions of higher education of Cameroon and Member States of The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) or of the The African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI).

Host Institution


  • Ecole supérieure des sciences et techniques de la communication.
  • Centre de formation à l'audiovisuel de la Cameron Radio et Télévision (chaîne publique).
  • Institut des relations internationales.
  • Ecole nationale d'administration et de magistrature.
  • Ecole nationale de police.
  • Ecole nationale de gendarmerie.
  • Faculté des Lettres et des Sciences humaines.

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network



Prof. Christophe Seuna, Université Yaounde II, La Faculté des Sciences juridiques et politiques
UNESCO Chairholder
Work Phone - + 237-231-13-34/237-983-16-40
Fax - + 237-222-19-22
Street - B.P. 1635, Soâ
City - Yaoundé