News Link n. 76

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 76

All I want for 2014 is a challenge to extreme inequality

Giving with one hand and taking with the other: Europe’s role in tax- related capital flight from developing countries 2013

New Funding to Boost International Support for Geothermal Energy

Rural energy access — the case for renewable energy mini-grids

10 Hunger Facts For 2014 

Fighting food insecurity in Afghanistan  

African agriculture needs trade not aid

Mozambique’s small farmers fear Brazilian-style agriculture

Obesity soars to ‘alarming’ levels in developing countries  

What climate action can we expect in 2014?

Health Care Preparedness Funding: Are We Inviting Disaster?

Investigating the Intersection of Policing and Public Health

In Mali, HIV/AIDS remains shrouded in silence


The Medicines Quality Database: a free public resource

Quality of care in a high-standard private Indian hospital: a not so entertaining “field experience” 

Slow progress in ending female genital mutilation

Mobilizing communities to improve maternal health: results of  an intervention in rural Zambia 

Greek crisis fallout is an opportunity for health

ACA Dates that Matter