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It presents WTO-Member Countries and Non-WTO Member Countries Eligible to Import Under the Regime.
It presents WTO-Member Countries Eligible to Import Under the Regime
A list of current standard projects at various stages of development and demonstrates Canadian General Standards Board compliance to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreement on "Technical Barriers to Trade".
Canada's Access to Medicines Regime provides a way for the world's developing and least-developed countries to import high-quality drugs and medical devices at a lower cost to treat the diseases that bring suffering to their citizens.
Canada's Access to Medicines Regime provides a framework within which eligible countries can import less expensive generic versions of patented drugs and medical devices.
Instructions for complying with the Requirements of Canada's Access to Medicines Regime specify how to notify the World Trade Organization or the Government of Canada, and how to request the addition of a particular drug or medical device to the list of eligible products.
It presents the list Least-Developed Countries Eligible to Import Under the Regime.
Countries with insufficient or no manufacturing capacity in the pharmaceutical sector can benefit from participating in Canada's Access to Medicines Regime. Under the Regime, eligible countries can import less expensive, generic versions of patented products manufactured in Canada.
This section contains additional information and documentation.
Below are some of the unique features of Canada's Access to Medicines Regime, many of which resulted from negotiations between the Government of Canada, the private sector and various non-governmental organizations.