On January 10, the final meeting of the Institute in 2021 was held. The meeting was attended by the Deputy Head of the Department of Social Development of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Republic of Tajikistan, the management of the Institution and all employees.
In order to implement the instructions of the Founder of Peace and National Unity – Leader of the Nation, President of the Republic of Tajikistan, Emomali Rahmon, the Institute implements the Action Plan of the “National Intellectual Property Development Strategy of the Republic of Tajikistan for the period up to 2030”, the Work plan of the National Council for Coordination and Development of Intellectual Property of the Republic of Tajikistan for 2021 with the aim of attracting talented people to innovation, expanding the inventive process, raising the level of knowledge, public awareness, implementation of innovative projects, research and development of economic issues. , the implementation of the fourth national goal of the country – rapid industrialization, the connection of science with production and further development of the national system of intellectual property, the institution also organized and held Republican competition “National Brand of the Republic of Tajikistan”, Republican competition-festival “Innovators and young inventors” under the motto “Youth is the engine of innovation” and an exhibition of achievements of teenagers and young people, a series of conferences, such as Title “Intellectual property in the period of state independence” and a series of workshops in the field of intellectual property on “Fundamentals of Intellectual Property” with a variety of presentations for a wide range of students of higher education, students of secondary schools in Dushanbe and Khatlon, Sughd and GBAO regions, private educational institutions, development institutions.
Also during this period, the Institute has performed some activities to ensure the development of international cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization, the Eurasian Patent Organization, the patent offices of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and abroad.
According to the report, in 2021, the Institute received 121 applications for the petty patent for an invention, 9 applications for a patent for an invention, 6 applications for a Eurasian patent.
The number of Eurasian patents valid in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan up to this time is 6459 units.
During the reporting period, according to the international registration of the Hague system with the indication of the Republic of Tajikistan, 42 applications for industrial design were registered. In total, since the accession to the Hague system, 843 applications were submitted with the indication of the Republic of Tajikistan, of which 599 were registered.
For registration of trademark in accordance with national procedures, the Institution received 593 applications, of which 253 applications were from national applicants and 340 applications were from foreign applicants.
During the reporting period, the Institution received 2022 applications for international registration of trademarks. 2671 applications have been verified. Of these, 1716 applications were fully registered, 254 applications with disqualification, 184 applications were partially registered and 517 applications were completely rejected.
Last year, 591 scientific dissertations (509 candidate dissertations, 36 doctoral dissertations and 46 PhD dissertations) were registered by the Institute.
It was noted that during the reporting period, the Institute received 7217 documents from ministries and agencies, in respond for letters of reply were sent and the necessary conclusions, a total of 7289 documents.
At the end of the meeting, the Deputy Head of the Department of Social Development of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Republic of Tajikistan Mr Suhrob Qudratov spoke and positively assessed the annual activities of the Institute in general, taking into account the achievements.
After that the Director of the Institution Mr Mirzo Ismoilzoda gave instructions to the heads of structural units on the results obtained and made proposals to all employees of the Institution for further development of the sector.