September 28, 2023

Members meet external stakeholders to advance discussion on extending TRIPS Decision

At an informal thematic session of the Council for Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) on 28 September, WTO members heard contributions from a range of external stakeholders on whether to extend the TRIPS Decision adopted at the 12th Ministerial Conference to COVID-19 therapeutics and diagnostics. To support a fact and evidence-based discussion, the Council invited international organizations, civil society, business representatives and academics to share facts, evidence and experiences relevant to members’ deliberations under paragraph 8 of the TRIPS Decision.

All copyrights for this article are reserved to WTO news

Share This