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  • Kimberley Peek

Pathogen Access & Benefit Sharing - a sticking point for INB9

As the ninth meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Body (INB9) for the Pandemic Accord continues, negotiators have begun to discuss the WHO Pathogen Access & Benefit Sharing (PABS) system, which has turned out to be a sticking point.

Check out our latest briefing note for an overview of PABS, detailing its objectives, principles, and the ongoing debates surrounding its implementation below.

Briefing note on the WHO Pathogen Access and Benefit Sharing System_March21
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