Daily Archives: June 11, 2013

United, led by AIDS patients and advocates, world’s most impoverished countries get extension on affordable access to critical goods

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Countries with the greatest odds against them won time today, successfully negotiating for another eight years during which they can get medicines, educational supplies, and techonologies essential to their development at prices they can afford. The extension of the agreement giving the world’s least developed countries exemption from implementing the  full standards of patent protection […]