Indonesia Leader Says Intellectual Property Waiver Must Be Widened on Health Issues

Reuters staff

November 16, 2022

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesia President Joko Widodo at the G20 Summit on Tuesday said an intellectual property waiver "must be widened" for all health solutions, including diagnostics and therapeutics.

The president in a speech before opening a session on health also said the COVID-19 pandemic was a reminder that the world should brace for other health threats in future.

(Reporting by Stanley Widianto and Fransiska Nangoy; Editing by Martin Petty)