Diarmaid McDonald

Diarmaid McDonald has campaigned for over a decade on the global AIDS response, focused on access to medicines. He is currently exploring the impact the pharmaceutical R&D model and high drug prices have on UK patients and the NHS.

openDemocracy is an independent, non-profit global media outlet, covering world affairs, ideas and culture, which seeks to challenge power and encourage democratic debate across the world. We publish high-quality investigative reporting and analysis; we train and mentor journalists and wider civil society; we publish in Russian, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese and English.