2012 – Southern Med Review Improving Access to Medicines
Corporate Responsibilities in Context
More than two billion people in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) lack adequate access to essential medicines. In this paper, we make strong public health, human rights and economic arguments for improving access to medicines in LMIC and discuss the different roles and responsibilities of key stakeholders, including national governments, the international community, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
Author: Klaus Michael Leisinger, Laura Faden Garabedian, Anita Katharina Wagner