Minutes - TRIPS Council - View details of the intervention/statement

Ambassador Vanu Gopala Menon (Singapore)
N.i Comments on the proposal by the LDCs
213. The representatives of Argentina and Cuba said that they supported the LDC proposal because it had an objective criterion, i.e. the creation of a viable technological base, and because it contained a specific extension period which would be granted based on a formal petition by the interested LDC Member.