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Call for Submissions and Global Dialogue at IAC 2018

UNDP will be organising a pre-conference on Sunday 22 July 2018 at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam. The pre-conference titled Global Dialogue: HIV, Rights and Law in the Era of 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, UNDP will provide an...

/ 2 May 2018

Civil Society Speaks: Fighting for Universal Access To Dolutegravir (DTG)!

Source : The Global Network of People living with HIV GNP+ What do people living with HIV need to know about Dolutegravir? What do our communities need to know about viral resistance to first line ARVs? GNP+ invites you to...

/ 16 February 2018

New Study : Assessment of national intellectual property landscapes and their impact on access to medicines (Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia)

Title: A tool to assess how friendly to access-to-medicines your law is Background Provisions of intellectual property (IP) may have an important impact on access to medicines. For instance, the monopoly granted by the patent prevents competition with generics on...

/ 26 October 2017

ITPC-MENA organize its Middle East and North Africa Community Advisory board (MENACAB)

The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition in Middle East and North Africa (ITPC-MENA) is organizing its Middle East and North Africa Community Advisory board (MENACAB), in late November in Marrakech.The MENACAB is a treatment advocate network which main aim is to improve...

/ 15 October 2017

ITPC-MENA at the Mediterranean Symposium on HIV and Hepatitis (AFRAMED 2017)

ITPC-MENA at 2nd Mediterranean Symposium on HIV and Hepatitis (AFRAMED 2017) Join ITPC-MENA at AFRAMED 2017 – Hammamet Join ITPC_MENA at 2nd Mediterranean Symposium on HIV and Hepatitis (AFRAMED 2017) in Tunis and Hammamet from 27 – 30 September 2017. We...

/ 21 September 2017

Job offer for the MENA regional platform manager on Global Fund and Civil Society

JOB DESCRIPTION: REGIONAL GLOBAL FUND PLATFORM MANAGER ABOUT ITPC-MENA: International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) Middle East & North Africa (MENA) is a regional non governmental organization operating in the Middle East and North Africa region regrouping a network of community...

/ 19 September 2017

2nd Francophone Symposium AFRAMED on HIV and Hepatitis

2nd Francophone Symposium AFRAMED on HIV and Hepatitis September 28 to 30, Hammamet, Tunisie Following the success of the first experience in Algeria, the second edition of AFRAMED symposium will be hosted by Tunisia. This AFRAMED edition is in line...

/ 14 September 2017

IAS 2017: Closing ceremony exposes Gilead Sciences

Conference funders, Gilead Sciences, named and shamed for its “insatiable greed” Yesterday, the 9th International AIDS Conference on HIV Science in Paris (IAS 2017), drew to a close, in style. The community address delivered by Othoman Mellouk, during the closing...

/ 26 July 2017

A new victory for ITPC-MENA : Bristol-Myers Squibb extends its voluntary license on Atazanavir to Egypt

The 9th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV / AIDS 2017 : Bristol-Myers Squibb extends its voluntary license on Atazanavir to Egypt, a victory for ITPC-MENA Today, at the World Conference on AIDS, which is currently taking place in Paris...

/ 25 July 2017

BLOG: We want dolutegravir for all, and we want it now

Source: makemedicinesaffordable Author: Othoman Mellouk, Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines Lead at the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC). Article first published on the Huffington Post here. We’re calling for a compulsory license on a ‘new’ HIV drug to be...

/ 25 July 2017