Cite as: Pescod, Dan, "The 'Right to Read' – Why a WIPO Treaty for Print Disabled People?" KEStudies, Vol. 3 (2009).
The "Right to Read" – Why a WIPO Treaty for Print Disabled People?
In November 2008 at the World Intellectual Property Organization Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights, the World Blind Union proposed a treaty for print disabled people. To understand that question, one must bear in mind three hugely important worldwide developments.