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European Federation of Pharmaceutical industries and associations

EFPIA Newsletter 18 November 2021


Antimicrobial resistance: Let's find the solutions

To fight AMR, bold action is required to build a pipeline for future antimicrobials and give companies confidence to start reinvesting in antimicrobials development. 




EFPIA and Vaccines Europe position on the European Health Emergency preparedness and Response...
17 November 2021

While during the pandemic the EU reacted to issues as they arose, the creation of HERA is a first step to putting Europe... Read more

Financing environment of biopharmaceutical SMEs in Europe
15 November 2021

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EFPIA Statement on the 11 November Foreign Affairs Council Meeting
12 November 2021

The global biopharmaceutical industry supports a strong international trading system rooted in the WTO core principles... Read more




WTO Members Should Use Their Upcoming Ministerial To Improve Our Ability To Respond To A Health...
17 November 2021 - Charles Faid - Sébastien Gagnon-Messier

It’s become somewhat of a cliché to write that a global crisis requires a global answer. On health, we are convinced... Read more


5 Things to know about the COVID-19 vaccines

The situation around the COVID-19 pandemic is evolving constantly, with new issues coming into focus as we move through the pandemic. The wealth of information can easily become overwhelming, so we’ve summarised 5 key things you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccines. Discover more here.

#WeWontRest #TeamVaccines


1. They’re effective
Hospitalisations and deaths decrease. Read more

2. They meet rigorous safety standards
The COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials are among the largest ever conducted. Read more




Screening for type 1 diabetes: why is it needed?
23 November 2021 (Virtual event)

Webinar Hosted By JDRF, INNODIA, and EUDF Read more

Vaccines Tomorrow: The Future of Immunisation
29 November 2021 (Virtual event)

#10YearsOfFacts Read more

Clinical Trial Disclosure & Data Transparency Conference
29 November 2021 (Virtual event)

Evolving Requirements and New Challenges Read more

Bend but don’t break: Future-proofing the pharmaceutical supply chain
09 December 2021 (Virtual Event)

Our guest speakers exchanged on how we can ensure supply chain optimisation and resilience. Read more


We published


The Impact of Pharmaceutical IP Provisions in EU Free Trade Agreements
12 November 2021 (News & Events)

This report examines the impact of past EU FTAs on drug spending, timing of countries’ access to new medicines after... Read more


What we are reading


Pfizer strikes a deal with the Medicines Patent Pool for generic versions of its Covid-19 pill...
On 16 November 2021 (STAT+)

The agreement follows a similar arrangement with Merck. Read more

Use of Real-World Data and Evidence in Drug Development of Medicinal Products Centrally Authorized...
On 24 October 2021 (ASCPT)

Published by Sini Eskola, EFPIA Director, Regulatory, Drug development and Manufacturing, with Al. Read more