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Trade, Public Health, and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development 

Why 20 Million People Are on Brink of Famine in a ‘World of Plenty’ 

World’s future food security “in jeopardy” due to multiple challenges, report warns 

Human Rights Reader 407 

UNPO newsletter February 2017 edition 

Examining The President’s Speech To Congress 

Withdrawal Of Guidance On Bathroom Access Raises Questions For Gender Identity Protections Under ACA 

Wealthy countries turn back on leading anti-poverty solution: Remittances  

New funding for refugees must really mean extra money 

Syrian Doctors And The American Dream: Practicing Medicine In A New Immigration Landscape 

A Look At Republican Intentions? Diving Into The Leaked ACA Replacement Bill 

Few Science Funders Have Spoken Out Against Trump. Here’s Why They Should Take a Stand 

Critics Assail Cuts in Foreign Spending as Trump Moves to Boost Military 

Momentum-Building: An Interview With Ruth Dreifuss On High-Level Panel On Access To Medicines 

MEP Lola Sánchez questions the European Commission: EU’s position on the UN High-Level Panel on Access to Medicines at WIPO 

What Is Fair Pricing For Medicines? WHO-Netherlands Forum Aims To Find Out 

Five HIV patients left ‘virus-free’ with no need for daily drugs in early vaccine trials 

The Medicines Patent Pool Publishes 2017 Prioritization Report Targeting New HIV and Hepatitis C Medicines for In-licensing 

WHO Issues First List Of Potential Deadly Bacteria If No New Antibiotics Are Found 

WHO publishes list of bacteria for which new antibiotics are urgently needed 

MSF response to WHO antibiotic-resistant “priority pathogens” list 

WHO stresses urgent need for R&D for drug-resistant TB alongside newly-prioritized antibiotic-resistant pathogens 

Zika virus may impair male fertility: study 

Hepatitis B vaccination timing: results from demographic health surveys in 47 countries 

7 aprile: denunciamo la commercializzazione della salute in Europa! 

Diritto alla salute: il ruolo vitale della legge 

Belgium and France join war on plastics  

EU climate laws ‘cost paper recyclers 40% of their profits’ 

EU biofuels targets should be ‘more ambitious’, industry says 

EU Commission: 2nd Report on the State of the Energy Union