Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends


http://news.un.org/feed/listen/1089162/en/sites/news.un.org.en/files/audio/2021/04/06_intv-wipo-irenekitsara.mp3

By 2030, two billion people are expected to rely on so-called “assistive” technology aids in their daily lives to eat, see, hear and even get dressed, according to UN patent experts at WIPO, the World Intellectual Property Organization.

It will also be possible to flag when anyone suffering from severe depression or other degenerative brain conditions might need help from a relative or carer, as Irene Kitsara from WIPO tells UN News’s Daniel Johnson.

Print

UN News


Print Share Comment Cite Upload Translate Updates

Leave a Reply

APA
Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free (2021-04-13T07:51:17+00:00) » Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends. Retrieved from https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/.
MLA
" » Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends." Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free - Tuesday April 6, 2021, https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/
HARVARD
Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free Tuesday April 6, 2021 » Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends., viewed 2021-04-13T07:51:17+00:00,<https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/>
VANCOUVER
Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free - » Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends. [Internet]. [Accessed 2021-04-13T07:51:17+00:00]. Available from: https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/
CHICAGO
" » Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends." Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free - Accessed 2021-04-13T07:51:17+00:00. https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/
IEEE
" » Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends." Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free [Online]. Available: https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/. [Accessed: 2021-04-13T07:51:17+00:00]
rf:citation
» Getting by with a little help from our (virtual) friends | Daniel Johnson UN News - Geneva | Radio Free | https://www.radiofree.org/2021/04/06/getting-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-virtual-friends/ | 2021-04-13T07:51:17+00:00
To access this feature you must login or create an account.
Select a language: