This a self-paced 5 week online course, where next week is unlocked every Sunday. Besides being able to to complete the course on your browser, you can also complete it on your android and IOS device, which gives offline options.
The course aims to equip participants with;
a) An understanding and appreciation of the intricate linkages between access to essential HIV, TB and Hepatitis C medicines and the barriers presented by Intellectual Property (IP) legal and policy frameworks.
b) Increased knowledge around the use of the flexibilities provided for by international trade agreements such as the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS), to improve access to medicines at a domestic level.
c) Provide participants with advocacy tools to equip them to embark on campaigns, which aim to review their domestic patent laws to incorporate the TRIPS-flexibilities.
- Upon completion of the course and submitted the mandatory tasks, you will receive a certificate. - This online course is free of charge.