Essential medicines and health products

Fair Pricing Forum

Informal Advisory Group Meeting report

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 23
Publication date: March 2017
Languages: English
WHO reference number: WHO/EMP/IAU/2017.06


This is a report of the proceedings of the informal WHO Advisory Group meeting on fair pricing that met on 22-24 November 2016 at WHO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. The meeting was to discuss challenges in the current system of pricing medicines and provide advice to WHO on how to move forward with organizing a Fair Pricing Forum. The group discussed a number of background papers that were produced for the meeting. This report provides a summary of the deliberations. A list of attendees and the meeting agenda are included as appendices.