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Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015: 24-27 August 2015 Manila, Philippines

UN health agency approves rapid test for Ebola as decline in cases appears to level off

WHO Warns Unsafe Procedures Hurting Anti-Ebola Efforts

EU Announces Encouraging Research Results to Tackle Ebola Disease

Supporting Those Who Go to Fight Ebola

Drug-resistant malaria found close to Myanmar border with India

What not to neglect in tackling NTDs

As overseas money dries up, Indonesia develops its own vaccines

In 21st Century No One Should Die For Lack Of Access To Medicines, Participants At UN Forum Say

WTO TRIPS Council (February 2015): LDC request for extension of the transitional period for pharmaceutical products

The Medicines Patent Pool Signs Licensing Agreement with MSD for Paediatric Formulations of Raltegravir

TRIPS In Question During Social Forum Discussion On Access To Medicines

The future of the Global Fund

Philanthrocapitalism, past and present: The Rockefeller Foundation, the Gates Foundation, and the setting(s) of the international/global health agenda

The Need For Publicly Funded Trials To Get Unbiased Comparative Effectiveness Data

How Open Data Can Reveal—And Correct—The Faults In Our Health System

Paving the road to a new global climate agreement

EU will push for 60% cut in global emissions by 2050

America’s Love Affair with Meat: It’s Not Just about Us

Transparency in development: Making it happen

Africa: Where Is the ‘A’ in ‘Brics’?

Clinton Development Initiative Expands Work in Rwanda to Help Improve Farmers’ Incomes

World Food Programme chief appeals for ‘more flexible’ aid

China, World Bank and WHO Collaborate to Support ‘Deep Water’ Phase of Health Reforms

Oms: perché l’Italia dice no al dimezzamento degli zuccheri