MSF Access Campaign (@MSF_access )

MSF Access Campaign

Bio We push for access to & development of lifesaving medicines, tests & vaccines for people in MSF programmes & beyond. #MedicinesShouldntBeALuxury
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Account created 13-05-2009 15:34:16
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Inaction is costing lives.

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It's time to act NOW.





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The World Is Watching.

Twitter Media Studio : The gap between the EUโ€™s words and actions is embarrassingly wide.

Itโ€™s not too late for the EU Council to get on the right side of history and agree to remove all monopolies related to medical tools.

It's time to act NOW.

Twitter Media Studio : The World Is Watching.

We are calling on the EU Council to change course and stop blocking the TRIPS Waiver ahead of the 12th Ministerial Conference of the @WTO next month.

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The world is watching.

Almost five million people have died in this pandemic, yet global equity in access to COVID-19 medical tools continues to be hindered by corporate monopolies.

Inaction is costing lives.

Twitter Media Studio : The gap between the EUโ€™s words and actions is embarrassingly wide.

Itโ€™s not too late for the EU Council to get on the right side of history and agree to remove all monopolies related to medical tools.

It's time to act NOW.

Twitter Web App : TAG + MSF Access Campaign will convene a satellite session at on advancing access to rapid molecular diagnostics for , including lessons learned from GeneXpert, scaling up Truenat, accountability for fair pricing, & how to improve access. More info: โ€ฆicprogramme-union2021.web.indrina.com/satellite_sympโ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : 10/ The EU blockage means that the @WTO ministers meeting in Geneva at the end of November could fail to adopt bold measures to address the most pressing challenge of our time: the ability to protect and save lives in a pandemic.

Twitter Web App : 9/ However, without clearly addressing the technology monopoly, a BioNTech- or Moderna-owned plant in Africa doesn't necessarily lead to better access for the continent. Independent production & supply is urgently needed.