131 articles related to "TRIPS"
Médecins Sans Frontières welcomes the continuing discussions by the Standing Committee on the issues of health and patents, and the limitations and exceptions to patents. We urge the Committee...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 12 December 2016
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) would like to urge WIPO and its member states to tackle the on-going challenges of spiralling drug prices and neglect of public health priorities in the...
Press Release – Last updated 04 October 2016
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal is currently under consideration by the US and eleven other Pacific Rim nations: Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico,...
Briefing – Last updated 09 September 2016
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a regional trade agreement being negotiated between the 10 ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) countries and Australia, China,...
Briefing – Last updated 13 June 2016
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
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