Canada inches closer to waiving intellectual property rights on vaccines, amid political pressure

The federal government is edging closer to waiving intellectual property rights on COVID-19 vaccines, as it faces increased pressure from members of Parliament of all party stripes. Fielding questions about … Read More

US reverses stance, backs giving poorer countries access to Covid-19 vaccine patents

Pharmaceutical companies working on vaccines have reported sharp revenue and profit gains during the crisis, President Joe Biden on Wednesday threw his support behind waiving intellectual property rights for Covid-19 … Read More