IP-Watch Q&A with Othoman Mellouk: The myth behind health and trade agreements
Othoman Mellouk is the Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines Lead at the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC), and campaign...
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...
Botswana: Creating (radio) waves to show how intellectual property affects us all
BONELA is raising national awareness as to why intellectual property (IP) and access to medicines are relevant for everyone –...
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
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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)....
GSIPA2M: Malaysia Ministry of Health 2018 winner of the Leadership Award on Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines
Malaysia’s “historic decision” to issue a compulsory license on Hep C medicine, sofosbuvir, stands up to Big Pharma, and will mean...
IP and access to medicines: welcome speech
Our inaugural Global Summit on Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines has started today. Read Solange Baptiste’s welcoming speech below,...
Pathways to Access: Our global summit on intellectual property and access to medicines
23 years after the Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) Agreement was signed in Morocco, our inaugural conference...