News Link n. 54

The news links are part of the research project GESPAM (Geopolitica, Salute Pubblica e Accesso alle Medicine/Geopolitics, Public Health and Access to Medicines), which aims to focus on the best options for the use of trade and government rules related to public health by resource-limited countries.


News Link 54

2013 progress report on the global plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections among  children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive

WHO governance reform: Report by the Secretariat

Medical R&D Convention Derailed: Implications for the Global Health System 

Miracle In Marrakesh: “Historic” Treaty For Visually Impaired Agreed

Obama’s Africa Trip: Expectations and the Unexpected

The G8 Verdicts: Devils, Details, Geeks and Whimpers

Antitrust: Commission fines Lundbeck and other pharma companies for delaying market entry of generic medicines 

US Supreme Court Rules On Pharma Payments To Delay Generic Drugs On Market 

Industrial policies for development: It’s more than you think

QUAMED Newsletter June 2013

FAO conference: 7 takeaways 

Eve Crowley: How FAO can adapt to the post-2015 development agenda

Demand Forecasting Takes Off 

Health financing for universal coverage and health system performance: concepts and implications for policy


Harvard Professor A Flag Bearer For Agricultural Innovation, Biotechnologies In Africa 

The World Bank and the Green Climate Fund: “an ironic contradiction”?

What Climate Change Means for Africa, Asia and the Coastal Poor

170 Members Of US Congress Pressure India On IP Rights 

US Businesses Launch Coalition For Fair Trade With India 

Aurobindo Signs Licence to Make HIV Medicines for Children