relationship between intellectual property rights, innovation and public health, in
international organizations and more generally among governments and civil society
organizations" (CIPIH Report). In April this year, the CIPIH published the report, Public Health, Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights, analysing the interaction between these 3 critical areas. The report was considered by the intergovernmental working group of WHO's Executive Board, 28 April, and then by all member states (192 countries) at the 59th WHA, 22-27 May 2006.