Public debate on draft text of Creative Commons Licenses in Macedonian
All interested individuals can subscribe to mailing list for the debate about draft text of the licenses. In the realms of the public debate a panel discussion on draft text of the licenses with legal experts and interested authors will be organized.
In 2006 Metamorphosis in cooperation with Macedonian legal experts, organization for cultural policies Kontrapunkt and Creative Commons commenced the localization process of Creative Commons licenses. Licenses text is adapted to specifics of Macedonian legislation and is approved by Creative Commons.
Creative Commons licenses will be available to Macedonian authors, adapted to Macedonian legislation and in Macedonian and Albanian language in the early spring.
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