News Link n. 27


The news links are part of the research project GESPAM (Geopolitica, Salute Pubblica e Accesso alle Medicine/Geopolitics, Public Health and Access to Medicines), which aims to focus on the best options for the use of trade and government rules related to public health by resource-limited countries.


News Link 27

“Good health at low cost”: il caso Etiopia

New Nestlé Chinese Medicine and World Health Organization 

New PEPFAR blueprint paves way toward AIDS-free generation

WHO Members Agree On “Strategic Work Plan” On Health R&D – But No Convention 

WHO Members Agree On Roadmap To Fight Poor Quality Medicines

Event This Week: The Creation Of Unitary Patent Protection In The European Union

Medicines Patent Pool Statement on Johnson & Johnson’s Darunavir Announcement

Pharma Companies Improving Access To Medicines But Lack Oversight Of Outsourced Clinical Trials, Analysis Says

Drug industry’s influence over research

Conflicted influences

Scientists and drug company connections

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim Opening Remarks at Neglected Tropical Diseases Conference, Washington DC

More infectious HIV strains spreading in India

Statement by the President on the Observance of World AIDS Day 

Treatment Action Group’s 2012 Report on Tuberculosis Research Funding Trends, 2005–2011

Mumbai Grapples With Drug Resistant TB Strain

China considers easing family planning rules

China bans hospitals from refusing patients with HIV-AIDS

What You Need to Know About Foreign Aid (And Why We Need to Protect It)

India Skirts Patent Laws to Help Companies and Poor

The US Proposal for IP Enforcement in the TPPA and Impacts for Developing Countries