[:en]University Students Energise Global Campaign For Medical R&D Agreement[:pt]Estudantes universitários em campanha por um Acordo Global sobre P&D em Saúde[:]

[:en] The force of hundreds of students worldwide has gathered behind an international effort urging governments to promote research and development in a way that does not result in high-priced medicines. The initiative led by Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) seeks to address the longstanding gap in affordable medicines and puts the focus on […]

[:pt]A sociedade civil exige tratamento universal contra a Hepatite C[:]

[:pt] De 17 a 20 de novembro, em João Pessoa, o Ministério da Saúde organiza o 10º Congresso de HIV/Aids e o 3º Congresso de Hepatites Virais – “Novos Horizontes, Novas Respostas”. A sociedade civil se manifesta, destacando a importância de que novos tratamentos sejam disponibilizados para todos e a preços acessíveis, no seguinte manifesto, a […]

Defend the World Health Organization from corporate takeoverContra a influência corporativa na OMS

See also http://www.phmovement.org/en/node/9980 PHM, IBFAN, TWN Press Release Defend the World Health Organization from corporate takeover Geneva, 19 May 2015 – Ahead of the first meeting of the drafting group on Framework for Engagement with Non – State Actors (FENSA), Civil Society Organisations and Social Movements expressed their deep concern on attempts to facilitate corporate […]

Assinamos a carta à CCJC pela reforma da lei de patentes

To: Representative Arthur Lima President of the Commission on Constitution, Justice and Citizenship – CCJC Brazilian National Congress – House of Representatives (dep.arthurlira@camara.leg.br)     Ref.: Bill 139/1999 – patent law reform Regarding nomination of the rapporteur   Most Illustrious Representative,   Several on-going bills at the House of Representatives of the Brazilian National Congress […]

Reuniões no Rio de Janeiro e Washington, DC

As últimas semanas foram repletas de importantes desenvolvimentos para a UAEM, tanto no Brasil quanto internacionalmente. Nos dias 21 e 22 de Janeiro, a UAEM Brasil realizou a 1ª Reunião do Conselho Consultivo e a sua 2ª Reunião Anual. Logo depois, entre os dias 6 e 9 de fevereiro, a UAEM Norte-americana congregou seu Comitê […]

Recent developments of the Brazilian patent law reformDesenvolvimentos recentes da reforma da lei de patentes

With the new legislature coming into place, some bills that were being discussed in the Brazilian Parliament were automatically archived. One of such was PL 5.402/13, related to the patent law reform. Representative Jandira Feghali (PCdoB) required it be unarchived, along with all bills referring to the patent law reform. This reopens the debate on the subject, […]

UAEM Brasil signs civil society letter to the indian IPR Think TankA UAEM Brasil assina a carta da sociedade civil ao IPR Think Tank indianoUAEM Brasil firma la carta de la sociedad civil al IPR Think Tank

The recently formed IPR Think Tank will have the task of identifying good practices and strategic policy spaces for intellectual property in India. Civil society groups have written, and organizations of the global access to medicines and health community endorse, a letter to the think tank requesting that India’s leading role in the developing world […]