News Link 102


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 102

WHO Report On NCDs Praises Efforts By Countries, But Not Enough 

WHO: Public health round-up 

EU launches negotiations on environmental trade agreement

Europe backs post-2015 agreement on DRR 

UK anti-TTIP protests to focus on NHS privatisation  

No health workers, no health protection  

UN and NGOs ‘too focused on funding’, and child mortality goal slips away  

Do WIPO Delegations Want Indigenous Peoples’ Participation? 

UN moves to bring climate information into health planning

5 ways to tackle climate change and advance food security 

Food for thought: undernutrition policy could be better, says UK aid watchdog 

Seed Treaty Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary; Focus On Funding, Collaborations  

Linking  humanitarian,  development  and  climate  finance  is  critical for  fragile  and  conflict-affected States 

World Bank chief backs launch of BRICS bank 

China’s foreign aid: New facts and figures  

Over half of China’s foreign aid earmarked for Africa: gov’t report

Can Africa learn from China? 

Gates Foundation battling big new threat in malaria fight 

How microlenders are pushing the poor further into poverty

Ending extreme poverty by 2030 is a goal within reach

Reinventing the toilet for 2.5 billion in need 

The Era Of Big Data And Its Implications For Big Pharma  

The World’s 25 Most Fragile, Vulnerable, And Dysfunctional States 

Vaccino anti-Aids, la vicenda varca i confini