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Another Big Turnout For Second Public Dialogue Of UN High-Level Panel On Medicines Access 

High-Level UN Initiative On Global Public Health Gap Holds Landmark Hearing 

Pan-European Meeting of “Local Authorities and the New Generation of Free Trade Agreements” Barcelona, 21-22 April 2016 

‘Development and Health: Some Thoughts on the Sustainable Development Goals’ by Iris Borowy 

UN statistics commission agrees starting point for SDG oversight 

You can help us reach the Sustainable Development Goals – Here’s how 

Health Product Research and Development Fund: a Proposal for Financing and Operation 

Assessing EU Funding for R&D for Poverty-Related & Neglected Diseases 

Call for Abstracts/Cases for the Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2017 (closing date for submission: 28 March 2016 at 4 pm Thailand Local time (GMT+7) 

European day of action against commercialisation April 7 

Don’t Let The Talking Points Fool You: It’s All About The Risk Pool

Governments see economic case for fighting hepatitis 

Which Big Pharma Funder Is Gunning to Eliminate River Blindness? 

Who Cares About Containing the Zika Virus? 

The U.S. Is Botching the Zika Fight 

West Africa: DFID Makes the Right Noises Over Ebola Lessons 

Data Sharing Should Be In Everyone’s Interest 

A New Understanding Of Health System Performance For Older Adults 

USAID versus China Aid to Africa 

‘China’s Pharmaceutical Sector And The IP Puzzle’ by Pietro Dionisio 

Human Rights Reader 382 

As UN Human Rights Council marks 10th anniversary, Ban urges body to increase ‘impact’ 

Merkel: EU summit ‘first real chance’ to solve refugee crisis 

The Global Refugee Crisis: Humanity’s Last Call for a Culture of Sharing and Cooperation 

The Grammar of Impotence 

A New Anti-Corruption Strategy: Control Less, Verify Results More 

The Surprising Newcomer to the Flagging Fight Against Tobacco Use 

Finding common ground in the debate about African agriculture 

Microbes may not be so adaptable to climate change 

Marine sustainability in an age of changing oceans and seas