News Link n. 72

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 72

Gilead attempt to secure patent on hepatitis C drug opposed in India

Fire in the Blood 

How innovations will pave the way to an AIDS-free generation

Stock-outs rock world’s biggest HIV treatment programme

Land, livelihoods and sustainable development

Poverty eradication & climate change: Friends or foes?

What Europeans think about development aid

INFOGRAPHIC: How transparent are aid donors?

Aid for trade, trade for aid : What’s the new deal?

Trade: time for a new vision 

EU Commissioner Defends Investor-State Provisions; NGOs Propose “Alternative Trade Mandate” 

European Commission: Fact sheet “Investment Protection and Investor-to-State Dispute Settlement in EU agreements”

European Commission Floats Proposal To Stop Theft Of Trade Secrets  

USTR Says Its TPP Proposal On IP And Public Health Shows Flexibility

WHO: Identification of Health R&D Demonstration Projects ( Summaries of the regional selection processes for experts and projects)  

WIPO GREEN: New Online Marketplace Seeks Environmentally Sustainable Solutions for Climate Change

WIPO GREEN database 

South-South Cooperation Rising; WIPO Pushed To Persevere In Its Efforts 

International Organisations Launch Campaign Against Fake Medicines

Make a Difference and Be a Part of #TheGiveEffect

Salute e mercato 

Less Neglect, More Openness: Two ‘Grand Experiments’ in Health Innovation 

Protecting Shared Traditional Knowledge: Issues, Challenges and Options