Monthly Archives: October 2013

SOUTH AFRICA: STOP BLINDLY HANDING OUT PATENTS!

Health activists hand-over comments on Draft Policy to Dept. of Trade & Industry, supporting patent law reform 2013-10-17 PRETORIA – Marching in support of government-proposed patent law reforms, Doctors Without Borders (MSF), the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), and SECTION27 today handed…

PUBLIC INVITE: FIX THE PATENT LAWS CAMPAIGN

PUBLIC INVITE: FIX THE PATENT LAWS CAMPAIGN THURSDAY 17 OCT – SUNNYPARK, PRETORIA Activists will demand South Africa stops blindly handing out drug patents. PRESS CONFERENCE (10:30am) Holiday Inn, Sunnypark  PUBLIC ACTION & RALLY (11:30am onwards) from Burgers Park to DTI…

Brazil and South Africa agree: It’s time to Fix the Patent Laws

SA delegation to Brazil get vital opportunity to learn from counterparts as SA patent reform process gathers pace  October 9th 2013, Johannesburg –  SECTION27, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) congratulate the Brazilian government on taking bold…