Breaking the Vicious Cycle of Fear
This article highlights role of the US and major pharmaceutical companies to undermine trade agreements, intended to protect national interests and public health.
UNAIDS “4th 90”: Affordability of Medicines
UNAIDS has seen Argentina’s proposal to add a 4th “90” to its 90-90-90 strategy as a model to be implemented...
Argentine Government Buys Generic Version of HIV Drug
Civil society clear way for generic version of critical HIV medicine into Argentine health system Fundación Grupo Efecto Positivo (FGEP)...
Patent opposition for Sofosbuvir requested in Argentina
Organizations of people with hepatitis C are challenging a patent application that, if successful, would prevent 800,000 people having access to treatment in Argentina.
Opportunities to Overcome Patent Barriers in Ukraine
The All-Ukrainian Network of People Living with HIV brought together representatives from Indian and Ukrainian generic drug manufacturers to discuss...
Making HIV treatment affordable in middle-income countries
Six partners meet to launch new project On 24-26 February 2015, the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) and its partners...
The campaign for use of compulsory licensing in Thailand
After eight long years of lobbying, the Thai government issued compulsory licenses for two antiretroviral drugs, Efavirenz and lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra)...
How to provide HIV treatment to all
On 15 February 2015, the All-Ukrainian Network of People Living with HIV (the Network) initiated a discussion with key stakeholders...