Q. “CIPAM” is often seen in news is related to which of the following?

[A] Infrastructure

[B] Intellectual Property Rights

[C] Sustainable Development

[D] Financial Inclusion

Answer: B

Explanation: A professional body under the aegis of Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) which ensures focused action on issues related to IPRs and addresses the 7 identified objectives of the policy.

  • CIPAM assists in simplifying and streamlining of IP processes, apart from undertaking steps for furthering IPR awareness, commercialization and enforcement.
  • CIPAM in partnership with industry associations has conducted IPR awareness programmes in various states.
  • These programs received very positive feedback from business owners, students, academicians, etc.
  • The IPR Awareness Campaign is being conducted in schools, universities and industries across India.

Source: https://cipam.gov.in/index.php/about/cipam/