Category Archives: Transfer of Technology

IP watch: UN human rights council adopts access to medicines resolution

Source: IP Watch | June 23, 2017 The United Nations Human Rights Council today adopted a resolution on the right to health in relation to the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including a call for medicines and vaccines access for … Continue reading

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Scientists call for a global R&D agreement

Members of the international academic and scientific community call upon the member states of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to negotiate a much overdue global research and development (R&D) agreement to ensure innovation and access to affordable vaccines, medicines and … Continue reading

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Final draft, India National IPR Policy, by IP Think Tank constituted by DIPP, Ministry of Commerce and Industry

Comment by Knowledge Ecology International on India’s leaked IPR policy draft posted on this blog. October 14, 2015

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NGOs hope to bank on Dr. M’s clout in anti-TPPA campaign

Source: The Malay Online Anti-TPPA demonstrators outside Parliament on July 16, 2013 urge Malaysia to postpone its participation in the trade deal. KUALA LUMPUR, August 21 — Anti-Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) groups are hoping to bank on the influence … Continue reading

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ICTSD policy brief on Transfer of Technology to LDCs

ICTSD has recently come out with a policy brief on Meaningful Technology Transfer to the LDCs: A Proposal for a Monitoring Mechanism for TRIPS Article 66.2 by Suerie Moon. TRIPS Article 66.2 requires developed countries to provide incentives to induce technology transfer to … Continue reading

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