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Breaking News Links, as part of the research project PEAH (Policies for Equitable Access to Health), aim to focus on the latest challenges by trade and governments rules to equitable access to health in resource-limited settings


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The Sustainable Development Goals and the Post-2015 Development Agenda 

MDGs: Assessment of Africa’s progress 

WHO Still On Trail Of New Financing For R&D For Poor Populations’ Medical Needs 

Vision, Urgency Of UN High-Level Panel On Access To Medicines Begins To Take Shape 

Want to scale up global health projects? Leverage your partners 

The Color of Money: A Top Bank and Nonprofit Take Aim at the Racial Wealth Divide 


Ministero della Salute: Infezioni da virus Zika, misure di prevenzione e controllo 

The Zika Virus won’t be ‘Ebola 2.0’ 

Race is on to develop Zika vaccine but tests on pregnant women raise concern 

How and when will we get to a Zika vaccine? 

Health Affairs Briefing Reminder: Vaccines 

Pediatric Vaccination: Who Bears The Burden?  

Reexamining Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Research And Treatment Policy 

Organic agriculture key to feeding the world sustainably 

FAO International Symposium on “The Role of Agricultural Biotechnologies in Sustainable Food Systems and Nutrition” 15-17 February 2016, FAO Headquarters, Rome 

Plant Treaty In 2016: Sustainability Solutions, Farmers’ Rights, Global Information System 

Waste Not, Want Not: Why the Rockefeller Foundation Is So Interested in Food Loss 

‘Land Grabbing’: exposing the impacts of large-scale agriculture on local communities 

4 Ways the Paris Agreement Supports Climate Action Now 

US President Obama signs Africa electricity plan into law 

What’s Interesting About This Big New Collaborative for Children and Youth 

UNICEF is backing tech startups in emerging markets to help children 

We can end FGM in a generation 

FGM: Number of victims found to be 70 million higher than thought 

Women’s rights crackdown exposes deepening crisis in Chinese society 

India and the issue of open defecation: An ongoing battle

XIV CONGRESSO NAZIONALE SIMM – Torino 11-14 maggio 2106 

UNPO announces European Parliament March 2, 2016 Conference: Freedom of Association in Greece: A Loophole in European Minority Rights Standards 

Expanding Coercive Treatment Is The Wrong Solution For The Opioid Crisis 

Farmaci Innovativi in Oncologia: Ricerca, Innovazione e Competitività. Venerdì, 26 febbraio 2016 ore 08.30 – 14.00 Senato della Repubblica Biblioteca del Senato “Giovanni Spadolini” – Sala degli Atti Parlamentari, Roma