Webinar

Trade and Health: What the World Health Assembly outcomes mean for the trade regime

Join us for a webinar on Tuesday, July 14, at 3 p.m. CEST / 9 a.m. EDT that will explore issues related to trade, public health, intellectual property rights, and the COVID-19 response.
July 13, 2020 8:00 pm

(Open to public)

The 73rd World Health Assembly (WHA)the annual meeting of the WHO's decision-making bodyadopted a series of important resolutions in May 2020, including on the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The debate leading up to the WHAand in its wakebrought up issues at the nexus of the trade and public health regimes, such as the use of intellectual property rights (IPRs) flexibilities in global trade rules to support the COVID-19 response. 

Join us for a webinar on Tuesday, July 14, at 3 p.m. CEST / 9 a.m. EDT that will explore these issues in further detail. The webinar will be held on Zoom and will feature Suerie Moon, Co-Director of the Global Health Centre at the Graduate Institute, as the speaker, as well as Thiru Balasubramaniam, Geneva Representative for Knowledge Ecology International (KEI), as discussant.

Register here or at the link below on Zoom. 

Webinar details

Topic
Trade
Focus area
Economies