G8: Health Over Intellectual Property Rights, Says G5

An article by Ravi Kanth Devarakonda in IPS news includes:

HEILIGENDAMM, Germany, Jun 8 (IPS) - The Group of Eight industrialised countries suffered a setback Friday in its plan to strengthen intellectual property rights through "promoting innovation - protecting innovation" when the five developing world's leaders -- China, India, Brazil, South Africa and Mexico -- forced a key change in the final statement.

It is frustrating to know that Canada was on the opposite side to what I would have liked to see of nearly every issue at the G8 summit.