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NGO position papers received by the WTO Secretariat

The NGO position papers listed below were received before 31 December 2008.

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Patent-related Barriers to Market Entry for Generic Medicines in the European Union: A review of weakness in the current European patent system and their impact on the market access of generic medicines.
(English only)
European Generic Medicines Association

Small Boats, Big Problems
(English only and available electronically)

WWF International — Switzerland

ICC recommendations on upholding the WTO Information Technology Agreement (ITA)
(English only and available electronically)

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) — France

Principal Focus and Action of the Research Based Pharmaceutical Industry in Contributing to Global Health
(English and French only)

International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations — Switzerland