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The human right to medicines

Hunt, PH and Khosla, R (2008) 'The human right to medicines.' Sur : International Journal on Human Rights, 5 (8). 98 - 114. ISSN 1806-6445

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Abstract

This article considers the component of the right to the highest standard of health that relates to medicines, including essential medicines. Using the right-to-health analytical framework that has been developed in recent years, the first section focuses on the responsibilities of States. The second section provides a brief introduction to the responsibilities of pharmaceutical companies.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Medicines; Right to health; Human rights; TRIPS; WHO
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities > Law, School of
Depositing User: Jim Jamieson
Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2012 13:09
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2017 18:06
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/4414

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