News Link n. 61

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 61

Research for universal health coverage: WHO’s World health report 2013 

Questions and answers on Universal Health Coverage…and some more comments and open questions

UNITAID strategy 2013-2016 

DNDi: Connect to fight neglect 

Costi disumani: la spesa pubblica per il “contrasto dell’immigrazione irregolare” 

Why Does the U.S. Need Immigration Reform?

Why We Should Repeal Mandatory Detention of Immigrants

Jim Kim’s ‘science of delivery’: what role for politics?

Change is coming to the World Bank… or is it?

Giving the Poor What They Need, Not Just What We Have

India: Getting Water on Tap in Rural Kerala

Drawing Parallels: Why Drought Persists in Sub-Saharan Africa amidst Arab Springs  

Political will key to ensuring water and sanitation for all, says UN-backed report 

Children pay the price for poverty 

Infographic: Twelve goals to eradicate poverty  

Three Text Messages That Are Changing Africa

Africa will not be Europe’s digital dumping ground, say leaders

Stepping Stones and Creating Futures

Can Brazil Save the United Nations? 

NGO mergers and acquisitions: A growing trend?

Samantha Power: United Nations ‘has lost its way’ 

From relief to digital food: The changing face of humanitarian aid

 Why South Africa’s land reform agenda is stuck

Non-food crops lock up enough calories to feed 4 billion

Focus on Poverty: How can we feed ten billion people?