Passing exams and planning protests — the role of students in the access to medicines movement

Global Day of Action: participants from a number of organisations took part and called up pharma companies to demand fair access to new COVID-19 vaccines for everyone. In this video, a member of the organisation ‘Just Treatment’ called up Pfizer.
Rhiannon is the current policy and advocacy director at Students for Global Health and an advisor for the UAEM UK National Committee. She is a 4th year medical student at the University of Cambridge.
Flo is a final year medical student at Imperial College, London University. After completing an intercalated BSc in Global Health, she joined Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) Imperial and is now the National Coordinator for the UK.
Sarai studies medicine at the University of Amsterdam and is also a research assistant at the Department of Global Health & Development at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She was UAEM UK’s national coordinator between 2018–2019.
‘Free the Vaccine’ March in London in July 2020 © Fiona Davey

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MSF Access Campaign — Medicines Are Not a Luxury

MSF Access Campaign — Medicines Are Not a Luxury

This blog is a place to reflect on our experiences working for access to medicines. For the official MSF Access Campaign website please visit msfaccess.org.