Three Non-governmental organisations namely Doctors Without Borders (MSF), Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) and and Section 27, marched to the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) office calling for crucial reforms to South Africa's patent laws to enable people to access affordable life-saving drugs... In South Africa, excessive patenting is prohibiting cheap generic medicines to come on the market resulting in patients being subjected to high medicine prices...

View a slideshow of the march HERE