CAPAL Signs Open Letter to WIPO re: COVID-19 and Intellectual Property


CAPAL has signed an open letter to the World Intellectual Property Organization regarding the impact of intellectual property on COVID-19 research. The letter begins: “We write to you as organisations and individuals representing researchers, educators, students, and the institutions that support them, to encourage WIPO to take a clear stand in favour of ensuring that intellectual property regimes are a support, and not a hindrance, to efforts to tackle both the Coronavirus outbreak and its consequences.” Read the full letter.