How IPR served as barrier to the right to access healthcare

Request for waiver ¬†Last year, India and South Africa requested WTO for a temporary suspension of rules under the 1995 Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS). A waiver was sought to the extent that the protections offered by TRIPS impinged on the containment and treatment of COVID-19.¬† The request for a waiver … Continue reading How IPR served as barrier to the right to access healthcare