[A2k] REMINDER: TODAY-KEI/South Centre: Doha+10

Thirukumaran Balasubramaniam thiru at keionline.org
Mon Nov 14 00:52:18 PST 2011


http://keionline.org/dohaplus10

For those of you who have registered, please go to WIPO security (in the main WIPO building), and inform them that you are on the participants' list for the joint KEI/South Centre event on "Doha+10". They will direct you to Room B.

On 14 November 2001, at its Ministerial in Doha, Qatar, the World Trade Organization (WTO) adopted the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and public health. Exactly 10 years to the date, Knowledge Ecology International (KEI) and the South Centre have are co-hosting a side event at WIPO to discuss the following questions:

How have WTO members implemented paragraphs 4, 6 and 7 of the Doha Declaration? What changes are needed to achieve access to medicine for all?

Title: Ten Years of the Doha Declaration: The State of Implementation
Where: Room B, World Intellectual Property Organization
Date: Monday, 14 November 2011
Time: 13:00 to 15:00
Speakers

Carlos M. Correa
Special Advisor on Trade and Intellectual Property, South Centre

James Love
Director, Knowledge Ecology International

Mr. José Estanislau do Amaral
Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Brazil to the WTO and other economic organizations in Geneva

Michelle Childs
Policy and Advocacy Director, Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines, Médecins Sans Frontières

Sanya Reid Smith
Legal Officer, Third World Network

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Thiru Balasubramaniam
Geneva Representative
Knowledge Ecology International (KEI)

thiru at keionline.org



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