[Ip-health] Bridges Weekly: Members Move Forward on IP-Heavy Agenda at World Health Assembly

Alessandro Marongiu amarongiu at ictsd.ch
Thu May 31 02:42:57 PDT 2012


Members Move Forward on IP-Heavy Agenda at World Health Assembly
<http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInternationalCent/958c952efa/5c577931ee/3547a9f12e>
The relationship between intellectual property, innovation, and public
health took centre stage during the annual World Health Assembly last week,
with members reaching agreement on a wide range of issues, including
research and development (R&D) for diseases that affect poor countries,
counterfeit medicines, pandemic influenza preparedness, and a plan for
access to vaccines.

Read more here:  http://ictsd.org/i/news/bridgesweekly/134023/

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Alessandro Marongiu

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Programme on Innovation, Technology and Intellectual Property

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