What community activism can achieve – ITPC’s 2017 Annual Review
ITPC is proud to share its 2017 Annual Review, titled What Community Activism Can Achieve. The report highlights our successes, challenges, and...
When will ViiV, Clinton Health and partners officially repair the mistake on missing out 39 countries from the DTG pricing agreement?
It has been six months since we alerted the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) to a glaring omission in the...
Five years after the Indian Supreme Court’s Novartis verdict
Five years after this landmark decision, the impact is being felt around the world. India’s decision is frequently held up...
Collective efforts by civil society groups bar the way to Hepatitis C patents
Many hold the view that Gilead’s revolutionary treatment against hepatitis C (sofosbuvir) marked the beginning of a shift in position...
Truvada case shows civil society’s success with pre-grant opposition
The example of Gilead antiretroviral Truvada in Argentina and Brazil shows how civil society efforts to use patent opposition to...
Civil society key in TRIPS flexibility implementation
Civil society plays an instrumental role in actively defending access to affordable to medicines, making use of TRIPS flexibilities, and...
Ukraine eyes patent law reform after civil society push on medicines access
Ukrainian lawmakers are poised to approve sweeping patent reform legislation, driven in large part by a push by patients’ groups...
Fixing the broken patent system: From Marrakech and back again
Marrakech was home to the signing of the TRIPS Agreement in 1995, an agreement that has been exploited by pharmaceutical...
Storify: Pathways to Access #GSIPA2M
[View the story “Pathways to Access! #GSIPA2M (15-17 Jan 2018)” on Storify] SaveSave
GSIPA2M: The Summit Highlights
Catch up on the activity from our inaugural Global Summit on Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines (15-17 January 2018)....