United States, European Union, Intellectual property, Republic of China, United Kingdom, Intellectual property law

WTO Meeting Pits Rich Against Poor In Fight For Vaccines

Le Dec 16, 2020
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Morning brief: The World Trade Organization is expected to discuss vaccine access at today’s general meeting, Somalia cuts diplomatic ties with Kenya, and Europe locks down. https://t.co/H5HiUUkBpz
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Poorer countries say intellectual property laws are exacerbating the pandemic, but wealthy countries won't budge.

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Le Dec 16, 2020
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Morning brief: The World Trade Organization is expected to discuss vaccine access at today’s general meeting, Somalia cuts diplomatic ties with Kenya, and Europe locks down. https://t.co/H5HiUUkBpz
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WTO Meeting Pits Rich Against Poor In Fight For Vaccines

WTO Meeting Pits Rich Against Poor In Fight For Vaccines

Poorer countries say intellectual property laws are exacerbating the pandemic, but wealthy countries won't budge.

What’s in (and Not in) the U.S.-China Trade Deal

What’s in (and Not in) the U.S.-China Trade Deal

The agreement includes some wins for President Trump, but implementing and enforcing the deal could be difficult.

South Africa: Covid-19 - What Local Vaccine Production Actually Means

South Africa: Covid-19 - What Local Vaccine Production Actually Means

Aspen Pharmacare will not produce Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine itself in South Africa. Instead, Aspen will be one of six sites globally responsible for putting the vaccine into ...

CALENDRIER du 24 septembre au 30 septembre 2018

CALENDRIER du 24 septembre au 30 septembre 2018

Ms Věra Jourová in Vienna, Austria: meets Mr Josef Moser, Federal Minister of Constitutional Affairs, Reforms, Deregulation and Justice; meets Mr Michael O'Flaherty, Director of the EU ...

WHO May Host Virtual World Health Assembly May 18 – COVID-19 To Be Main Agenda Item

WHO May Host Virtual World Health Assembly May 18 – COVID-19 To Be Main Agenda Item

For the first time ever, the World Health Assembly appears set to meet in a one-day virtual session on May 18, which would be devoted largely to debate the global COVID-19 pandemic, sources ...

South Africa and India urge WTO to waive IP rights, widen access to Covid-19 drugs and vaccines

South Africa and India urge WTO to waive IP rights, widen access to Covid-19 drugs and vaccines

India and South Africa have asked the WTO to waive certain provisions to make Covid-19 drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics more accessible.

Chinese Telecoms Face Continued Scrutiny in the U.S.

Chinese Telecoms Face Continued Scrutiny in the U.S.

Lawfare's bi-weekly roundup of U.S.-China technology policy news.

A Most Lonely Union

A Most Lonely Union

The EU is a creature of multilateralism. Can it survive in a deglobalized world?

POLITICO Pro Morning Trade UK: Thames freeport — Talking Brexit — Fox at the WTO

POLITICO Pro Morning Trade UK: Thames freeport — Talking Brexit — Fox at the WTO

TRUMP SIGNS HONG KONG SANCTIONS BILL: U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law a bill to impose sanctions on Chinese officials, businesses and banks that help China restrict ...

Smaller countries lose in the US–China trade deal

Smaller countries lose in the US–China trade deal

Author: Edward Alden, CFR Since the phase one trade deal between China and the United States was inked on 15 January, much of the commentary has focussed on the overly ambitious targets for ...