Conservatives Defeat Bill Promoting Developing World Access to Generic Drugs

The Conservative government has defeated a bill designed to amend the Access to Medicines Regime that allows
for enhanced access to generic pharmaceuticals in the developing
world. Despite the fact that other countries are doing far more to
support access, Industry Minister Christian Paradis
claimed the bill would violate WIPO standards.

via Michael Geist Blog http://www.michaelgeist.ca/content/view/6713/196/

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