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South Africa


Creative Commons is working with UCT Intellectual Property Law Research Unit to create South Africa jurisdiction-specific licenses from the generic Creative Commons licenses.

CCi South Africa List

Legal Project Lead: Tobias Schonwetter

Public Project Lead: Dave Duarte

Team member:  Andrew Rens

More about the UCT Intellectual Property Law Research Unit

The UCT Intellectual Property Law Research Unit is housed at the Department of Private Law at the University of Cape Town Law School.


Creative Commons South Africa was founded by Heather Ford (public lead), and Andrew Rens (legal lead) and based at the LINK Centre. More details and a retrospective on CC South Africa by Andrew Rens on his blog The LINK Centre is the leading research and training body in the field of information and communications technology (ICT) policy, regulation and management in Southern Africa.

Posted 07 May 2008