[A2k] SAVE THE DATE: 14 November 2011-KEI/South Centre panel on Doha+10

Thirukumaran Balasubramaniam thiru at keionline.org
Tue Nov 8 01:22:07 PST 2011

REGISTRATION: For those persons without UN, WTO or Permanent Mission badges or not registered to attend the WIPO Committee on Development and Intellectual Property (CDIP), please RSVP thiru [at] keionline.org prior to 10 November 2011 in order facilitate entrance into WIPO.


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


HE Ambassador Jayant Dasgupta
Permanent Representative of India to the World Trade Organization

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

James Love
Director, Knowledge Ecology International

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

Sanya Reid Smith
Legal Officer, Third World Network


Thiru Balasubramaniam
Geneva Representative
Knowledge Ecology International (KEI)

thiru at keionline.org

Tel: +41 22 791 6727
Mobile: +41 76 508 0997

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