The Global Governance of HIV/AIDS

The Global Governance of HIV/AIDS

Intellectual Property and Access to Essential Medicines

Elgar Intellectual Property and Global Development series

Edited by Obijiofor Aginam, John Harrington and Peter K. Yu

The Global Governance of HIV/AIDS explores the implications of high international intellectual property standards for access to essential medicines in developing countries. With a focus on HIV/AIDS governance, the volume provides a timely analysis of the international legal and political landscape, the relationship between human rights and intellectual property, and emerging issues in global health policy. It concludes with concrete strategies on how to improve access to HIV/AIDS medicines.


Edited by Obijiofor Aginam, John Harrington and Peter K. Yu

Subjects: development studies, law and development, law - academic, health law, intellectual property law, international economic law, trade law, law and development, politics and public policy, international relations, public policy


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