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3 November 2015, Geneva - Information has emerged that the world's poorest countries - those classified as least-developed countries (LDCs) - have been granted a 17 year exemption from implementing intellectual...
Last updated 3 November 2015
In the poorest country in the Arabian Peninsula, more than 1,300 people living with HIV/AIDS are receiving antiretroviral (ARV) treatment, around half of them in the capital, Sana’a. With the outbreak...
Last updated 29 October 2015
Global TB report reveals rate of diagnosis for multi-drug resistant TB cases is heading in the wrong direction
Last updated 28 October 2015
Patients sent home without drugs while pharmaceutical company AbbVie refuses to license patent to generic companies
Last updated 27 October 2015
At African Union–India meeting in Delhi, African leaders and India should work together to protect access to affordable medicines
New Delhi, 26 October 2015—As African leaders meet with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi for an African Union-India meeting this week, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders...
The WHO’s Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) committee has recommended continued research on the RTS,S malaria vaccine through some well-monitored demonstration sites. Given...
Last updated 23 October 2015
NGOs urge Commission to align trade, health and development policies in comprehensive access to medicines strategy
Geneva, 12 October 2015 - Starting Thursday, 15 October, the Member States of the World Trade Organization will be considering a request by the world's poorest countries to be exempted from implementing...
The German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to India included bilateral discussions on the reinstatement of negotiations for the controversial EU India free trade agreement. Médecins Sans Frontières...
Last updated 6 October 2015
Last updated 5 October 2015