Position paper 25 October 2022

Principles for a fit-for-purpose global health architecture

Position paper

Biopharmaceutical industry’s considerations on key elements for an effective multilateral Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness, and Response (PPR) instrument.

Key elements of this paper include:

  • Inclusive and transparent negotiation process
  • Efficiency first: the principle of subsidiarity
  • A predictable system with aligned expectations
  • Complementarity to existing instruments
  • A facilitated, predictable access to pathogens
  • Promote more equitable access
  • Keep borders open and trade flowing
  • Protects IP and leverages private sector efficiencies