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Supplementary Protection Certificates and Their Impact on Access to Medicines in Europe: Case Studies of Sofosbuvir, Trastuzumab and Imatinib by Yuanqiong Hu, Dimitri Eynikel, Pascale Boulet & Gaelle Krikorian

Plurilateral Initiatives and Their Interaction with WTO Rules by Kinda Mohamadieh

A Clash of Climate Change Paradigms by Martin Khor & Meenakshi Raman

Battles in the WTO: Negotiations and Outcomes of the WTO Ministerial Conferences by Martin Khor

Understanding the Enhanced Transparency Framework and Its Modalities under the UNFCCC's Paris Agreement by Vicente Paolo Yu, Amr Abdel-Aziz, Wang Tian & Gao Xiang

The Equitable Sharing of Atmospheric and Development Space: Some Critical Aspects by Martin Khor

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Where There Are No Pharmacists (2nd Edition): A Guide to Managing Medicines for All Health Workers

Bonn Climate News Updates (June 2019)

The WTO and Its Existential Crisis by Chakravarthi Raghavan

The Malaysian Economy: Structures and Dependence by Martin Khor Kok Peng

Factors That Get in the Way of Appropriate Use of Antimicrobial Medicines in Humans by Beverley Snell

Analysis of AMR Plans in the Western Pacific and South-East Asia Regions by Beverley Snell

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