128 articles related to "TRIPS"
WIPO has published a study by Amir Attaran and Reed Beall on “Patent-based Analysis of the World Health Organization’s 2013 Model List of Essential Medicines”. This study is now available...
Press Release – Last updated 29 April 2016
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...
Press Release – Last updated 12 October 2015
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal is currently being negotiated between the US and eleven other Pacific Rim nations: Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico,...
Briefing – Last updated 14 July 2015
MSF urges Prime Minister Modi to resist US political pressure to restrict global access to medicines
26 September 2014, New Delhi/New York – As Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes his first official visit to the United States, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders...
Press Release – Last updated 03 October 2014
30 April 2014 BACKGROUND In the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) 2014 “Special 301 Report” released today, India remains on the Priority Watch List as in previous years for what...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 30 April 2014
Read MSF's submission to the United States Trade Representative on the 2014 Special 301 review process, which affects accessibility of medicines and important diagnostic tools, highlighting in particular...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 02 April 2014
MSF response to European Parliament proposals of EU enforcement of European trademarks on goods in transit
Médecins Sans Frontières is deeply concerned about the position taken by the European Parliament allowing European Union enforcement of European trademarks on goods in transit, including...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 24 February 2014
23 January 2014 134th WHO Executive Board meeting – Agenda item 9.7: Access to essential medicines Médecins Sans Frontières welcomes calls for Member States and WHO to strengthen...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 23 January 2014
MSF urges South Africa to stand strong, move ahead on patent law reforms, in defiance of aggressive pharma opposition to delay change and keep drug prices high Johannesburg/Geneva, 20 January 2014...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 20 January 2014
Geneva, 11 June 2013 - Ahead of a transition period that allows least-developed countries (LDC) to avoid introducing some intellectual property rules expiring this month, LDC members of the World Trade...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 11 June 2013