Foster Progress

Breakthroughs start with an idea. Strong IP rights help innovators foster and drive transformational progress.

Protect Innovators

Innovators turn a vision into something of great value. Strong IP protections help ensure innovators continue to thrive.

The Role of Trade in Driving Innovation and Vaccine Equity

A recent Geneva Network discussion from experts in trade, economics, intellectual property underscored how strong trade policies are needed to ensure global vaccine equity, and that other Covid-related goods get to those who need them. Further, they noted the access issues to date have not been around vaccine production, but rather distribution-related, making proposed “solutions” like a TRIPS waiver ineffective and even harmful.