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Intellectual property has enabled unprecedented collaborations to innovate and speed up progress on hundreds of potential COVID-19 treatments, diagnostics and vaccines for the world. As we celebrate World Innovation Day on April 21 and World IP Day on April 26, we are reminded how valuable strong intellectual property laws are to addressing global challenges through innovation.
Great progress had been made in the fight against COVID-19. To date, 32.9% of the world’s population is at least partially vaccinated. Still, the global community has a long way to go before everyone is protected. Continuing to prioritize and support innovation to identify effective treatments, vaccines or boosters, and furthering our understanding of variants, remains critical to the global response.