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Vaccine patent waiver will allow poorer countries access Covid-19 vaccines, IP law expert to tell TDs
The proposed waiver would allow poorer countries to access key Covid-19 vaccine technology.
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Opinion: To solve Covid-19 vaccine inequity Ireland should support the TRIPS waiver
Two legal experts say there is no legal or moral reason why the waver on vaccine patents cannot be encouraged.
Seanad passes motion calling on Government to support vaccine intellectual property waiver
The Government withdrew their counter-motion after two coalition Senators refused to support it.
Pressure grows for patent waiver amid 'Covid vaccine apartheid' - so what's Ireland's position?
A mock funeral will be held outside Leinster House today to protest the Government’s support for EU’s efforts to block the TRIPS waiver.
Irish pharma lobby criticises Covid vaccine IP waiver but campaigners say drugmakers have 'lost the argument'
Amnesty boss Colm O’Gorman has accused drug companies of ‘reprehensible scaremongering’.
'We want to have families left to go back to': Medics here say Ireland must help India tackle huge Covid-19 wave
Indian healthcare workers in Ireland are “sacrificing ever seeing some family again” in order to care for people here amid the pandemic.