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Global Regulation of the Pharmaceutical Sector: International Governmental and Nongovernmental Organizations

This guide is designed to help students in Prof. Abbott's course of the same name.

World Health Organization

World Trade Organization

WTO (World Trade Organization)

Brazil, DS409

India, DS408

World Intellectual Property Organization

WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization)


ICGEB (International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology); The Centre is dedicated to advanced research and training in molecular biology and biotechnology and holds out the prospect of advancing knowledge and applying the latest techniques in the fields of biomedicine, crop improvement, environmental protection/remediation, and biopharmaceuticals and biopesticide production.


KEI (Knowledge Ecology International): Knowledge Ecology International (KEI) is a not for profit NGO that searches for better outcomes, including new solutions, to the management of knowledge resources. KEI is focused on opportunities to manage knowledge resources in ways that are more efficient, more fair, and responsive to human needs.


OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development): The mission of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is to promote policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world.  The OECD provides a forum in which governments can work together to share experiences and seek solutions to common problems.


UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development): UNCTAD promotes the development-friendly integration of developing countries into the world economy. Its work aims to help shape current policy debates and thinking on development, with a particular focus on ensuring that domestic policies and international action are mutually supportive in bringing about sustainable development.

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