A New Vision That Puts Health Over Profit And Drives Innovation

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

There is a struggle right now to push the World Trade Organization to waive patent protections for medicines, vaccines and technology used for the COVID-19 pandemic. James Love of Knowledge [...]

Venezuela Sues The US At The WTO

Venezuela's Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza on Friday informed that his country sued the U.S. before the World Trade Organization (WTO) for imposing unilateral coercive measures contrary [...]

End Vaccine Apartheid

By the Boycott Times Editorial Board. -

The latest in a series of proposals brought by India and South Africa to the World Trade Organization (WTO), backed by over 100 countries, to temporarily suspend COVID-19 vaccine patents [...]

Progressives Pressure Biden Over COVID19 Vaccine Patent Waiver

By Peter Sullivan, The Hill. -

Progressives are increasing pressure on President Biden to support a waiver for COVID-19 vaccine patent protections at the World Trade Organization (WTO), arguing the move is crucial for helping [...]

US Tariffs On China Ruled To Be Illegal

By Jamey Keaten, Detroit News. -

Geneva — The World Trade Organization said Tuesday that Trump administration tariffs on Chinese goods totaling more than $200 billion are illegal under the rules of the global trade body. The [...]

WTO Ruling Against India’s Solar Push Threatens Clean Energy

By Nadia Prupis, www.commondreams.org -

By Nadia Prupis in Common Dreams - The World Trade Organization (WTO) on Wednesday ruled against India over its national solar energy program in a case brought by the U.S. government, sparking [...]