UNESCO Chair for the teaching of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (245), established in 1997 at the University of Alicante (Spain).


Intellectual Property Law.


  • To train high level specialists necessary to the good working of the national system of royalty protection and neighbouring rights and to the international representation of the country on the matter.
  • To ensure the lawyers a specialized training concerning the business of goods and services protected by royalty and neighbouring rights.
  • To develop and update the national competences on the matter according to the development of the forms of creation and business of works and to the evolution of the international relations related to cultural exchanges.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network



Prof. Manuel Desantes Real, Universidad de Alicante, Facultat de Derecho, Campus de San Vicente Del Raspeig
E-Mail address - magister.lvcentinvs(at)
Work Phone - 34 96 590 35 93
Fax - 34 96 590 93 84
Street - Ap. Correus 99
City - Alicante
Postal Code - E 03690
Country - Espagne