[Ip-health] Quick press review - global week against FTA

Pauline Londeix pauline.londeix at gmail.com
Fri Feb 10 08:04:36 PST 2012


To be completed.
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The Guardian / Does EU/India free trade agreement spell the end of cheap drugs for poor countries?
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/sarah-boseley-global-health/2012/feb/10/hiv-infection-pharmaceuticals-industry

The Guardian / Health of millions of poor people threatened by EU-India free trade deal by Philippe Douste-Blazy & Denis Broun 
http://www.guardian.co.uk/global-development/poverty-matters/2012/feb/10/health-threatened-by-india-trade-deal?newsfeed=true

Mediapart / Sommet Europe-Inde: «Le risque est d'entraver la production indienne de médicaments à prix abordables»
http://www.mediapart.fr/journal/international/090212/sommet-europe-inde-le-risque-est-dentraver-la-production-indienne-de-me?page_article=3

AP/ Associated Press: India’s global pharmacy role threatened by EU pact
http://donttradeourlivesaway.wordpress.com/2012/02/10/associated-press-indias-global-pharmacy-role-threatened-by-eu-pact/#more-3577

The Independent / EU drive to protect drug firms puts fight against Aids at risk
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/eu-drive-to-protect-drug-firms-puts-fight-against-aids-at-risk-6699876.html

The Parliament / EU urged to avoid 'pressurising' India at summit
http://www.theparliament.com/latest-news/article/newsarticle/eu-urged-to-avoid-pressurising-india-at-summit/

Blog / The Wall street journal / Why Are HIV Activists Against the EU-India Free Trade Deal?
http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2012/02/10/why-are-hiv-activists-against-the-eu-india-free-trade-deal/?mod=google_news_blog

PharmaBiz / Protest against EU-India free trade agreement swells as summit kicks off in Delhi
http://pharmabiz.com/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=67464&sid=1

CBSnews / India's global pharmacy role threatened by EU pact
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505244_162-57374469/indias-global-pharmacy-role-threatened-by-eu-pact/

The PharmaLetter / Further protests from activists against EU and India FTA
http://www.thepharmaletter.com/file/110944/further-protests-from-activists-against-eu-and-india-fta.html

EurActiv / EU-India trade deal not yet in sight
http://www.euractiv.com/global-europe/eu-india-trade-deal-sight-news-510711

BBC News / 'Progress' on free trade deal at EU-India summit
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-16978295

NewEurope / EU–India Summit: NGOs oppose FTA
http://www.neurope.eu/article/eu-india-summit-ngos-oppose-fta

Karel De Gucht "pas impressionné" par les anti-ACTA
http://www.numerama.com/f/117675-t-karel-de-gucht-34pas-impressionne34-par-les-anti-acta.html

3000 people in Delhi's street today 
http://donttradeourlivesaway.wordpress.com/2012/02/10/people-in-action-rally-at-new-delhi-against-india-eu-fta/

MSF : EU-India Trade Deal Could Cut Medicines Lifeline for People in Developing Countries
http://www.msfaccess.org/about-us/media-room/press-releases/eu-india-trade-deal-could-cut-medicines-lifeline-people

UNITAID : UNITAID warns against measures to restrict access to medicines in EU-India FTA
http://www.unitaid.eu/fr/resources/news/385-eu-india-fta

TAC Op-Ed / Don’t Let Your Governments Trade Away Our Lives
http://www.tac.org.za/community/node/3249

RAME & PG : Accords de libres échanges Inde/UE - La vie des malades en Afrique se joue face aux intérêts des firmes du Nord
http://rame-int.org/index.php/component/content/article/7-sante/327--cmmunique-de-presse-accords-de-libres-echanges-indeue-la-vie-des-malades-en-afrique-se-joue-face-aux-interets-des-firmes-du-nord

Pr Brook Baker's Op-Ed : Novartis, Big Pharma, and their US and EU Surrogates Throw a Triple Punch at Indian Generics [by Professor Brook K. Baker]
http://actupbasel.org/actupbasel/?Novartis-Big-Pharma-and-their-US

Act Up-Paris :
Act Up-Paris appelle sans relâche le commissaire européen
http://www.actupparis.org/spip.php?article4759

« Je ne suis pas impressionné par les manifestations anti-ACTA » affirme le commissaire européen Karel de Gucht
http://www.actupparis.org/spip.php?article4756

“I’m not impressed by anti-ACTA demonstrations” says Mr. Karel De Gucht, European Commissioner
http://www.actupparis.org/spip.php?article4757

Act Up-Paris interpelle Karel De Gucht sur ACTA et l’accord de libre-échange (ALE) UE-Inde
http://www.actupparis.org/spip.php?article4755

Act Up-Paris confront Karel De Gucht on ACTA and EU-India FTA
http://www.actupparis.org/spip.php?article4754




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