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Business leaders call for new socially focused business model that embraces SDGs 

What is Davos? 5 things to know about the World Economic Forum 

The Future of Global Risk: A View from Davos 

Davos 2017: Oxfam attacks failing global tax avoidance battle 

This might be the best alternative yet to GDP as a way to measure a country’s growth 


UN Data Forum opens in South Africa to harness power of data for sustainable development 

New Book Highlights IP Trade Law Flexibilities For Public Health 

OECD criticises ‘ineffective spending’ in healthcare 

Building The Value-Based Health Care System Of The Future Depends On Meeting Clinicians’ Data Needs 

US Biotech Industry To India’s Modi: Follow Our IP Practices, Get ‘Tidal Wave’ Of Investment 

Drugs For Rare Diseases Have Become Uncommonly Rich Monopolies 

Groups Seek Assurance Of Affordable Zika Vaccine From US Army Exclusive Licence 

Introducing rapid tests for malaria into the retail sector: what are the unintended consequences? 

A couple of global health frames & dodgy tactics for the Trump era 

Q&A: WHO candidate Flavia Bustreo 

Q&A: WHO candidate Philippe Douste-Blazy 

Q&A: WHO candidate David Nabarro 

Q&A: WHO candidate Sania Nishtar 

Q&A: WHO candidate Miklós Szócska 

Q&A: WHO candidate Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus  

EXCLUSIVE: UN humanitarian wing OCHA lays off 170, starts overhaul 

Upholding women’s and girls’ rights is an essential part of US foreign aid. Will the Trump administration agree? 

Human Rights Reader 404 

Advancing the right to health: the vital role of law 

Healthcare inequality in Vietnam: The price of a kidney 

Philanthropy Forecast, 2017: Trends and Issues to Watch 

Global food prices fall for fifth year in a row, but economic uncertainties remain for 2017 – UN 

Protectionism and the fight against climate change 

Barack Obama transfers $500m to Green Climate Fund in attempt to protect Paris deal