Noordwijk Medicines Agenda

Countries: 
Date of commitment: 
June 2007
Millennium Development Goal: 

Commitment

OECD countries pledge to promote innovation and stimulate the development, and ensure availability and accessability of medicines, vaccines and diagnostics for neglected and emerging infectious diseases primarily affecting developing countries. They also agree to support developing countries-led efforts in strengthening their own health, local production and research systems and the capability of developing countries to manage issues of intellectual property (IP), including using available flexibilities to the fullest extent.

Target

No numerical targets were set.

Progress

Information not available

Gap

No numerical targets were set, thus it is difficult to measure a gap.

Additionality