31st October

Open letter to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on the UK-India Free Trade Agreement and its impact on access to affordable, lifesaving generic medicines from India

MSF and over 50 UK-based civil society organisations and individuals sent this open letter to United Kingdom Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, urging him to publicly commit that the UK-India Free Trade Agreement will not gut the public health safeguards that are in India’s intellectual property laws, nor undermine global access to affordable generic medicines.

 You can read the letter below with signatories:

10th October

Joint statement highlighting the alarming escalation in use of the death penalty in Saudi Arabia

Along with 76 other parliamentarians from Europe, Britain, Ireland, Germany and France I signed a petition calling for an end to the death penalty, and particularly an end to its escalating use in Saudi Arabia.

 You can read the statement below with signatories: