The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) is an Intergovernmental Organization created in 1976 under the Lusaka Agreement concluded under the auspices of the United National Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Membership of the organization is open to all States members of the African Union (AU) or of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA). The present members of the Organization are: Botswana, Cabo Verde, Kingdom of Eswatini, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Kingdom of Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. (Total: 22 States).

ARIPO seeks to engage the services of a Consultant (company or individual) to develop Good Governance Curriculum.

The Consultant should be a governance expert with at least 5 years of experience, have a minimum of Bachelor of Laws degree, or Bachelor of Curriculum Development and Management or any other relevant qualifications. The Consultant should possess adequate knowledge and understanding of Intellectual Property Rights and proven experience in curriculum development and research.

Interested Consultants are invited to obtain the Terms of Reference (ToR) from the ARIPO Secretariat by writing to: with the reference on the subject: “ATIN:2024/03/DEV-GORV-CURRICULA/07”.

Deadline: Submissions of proposals shall be by email on or before 31st March 2024 at 1600hrs. No late submissions will be accepted.