Health Breaking News: Link 236

Health 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


Health Breaking News: Link 236


UNITAID CALL FOR PROPOSALS: ‘Supporting access to medicines through innovative use of TRIPS flexibilities’ DEADLINE 17 August 2017 

Winners Of Ideas4Change For UN Sustainable Development Goals 

XVIII International Association for Health Policy in Europe’s (ΙΑΗPE) Conference, 21-24/9, Thessaloniki (Greece) – Call for papers 

Global Policy: Special Issue: Health Care Policy, Resource Allocation and Financial Sustainability 

Health Policy’s Gordian Knot: Rethinking Cost Control 

UN and World Bank sign new partnership to build resilience for the most vulnerable 

World Bank Group, China-led AIIB agree to deepen cooperation 

Amsterdam metropolitan area officially a candidate for hosting EMA 

General Assembly confirms appointment of Achim Steiner as new UN development chief 

Saudi Arabia elected to UN women’s rights commission 

Africa in the era of sustainable development 

MPP signs licence and technology transfer agreement with Pharco Pharmaceuticals for RAV 

Value-Based Pricing For Pharmaceuticals In The Trump Administration 

A Good Deal For Eliminating Hepatitis C: Saving Money And Lives 

US Department of Defense announces decision to give pharmaceutical corporation exclusive rights on taxpayer-funded Zika vaccine, failing to ensure affordable and sustainable access 

WHO: Hepatitis Death Toll Rising, Vaccination Works But Access To Tests And Medicines Still Issue 

Behind the scenes on new malaria vaccine pilot roll-out 

World Immunization Week: Power of vaccines still not fully utilized, says UN health agency 

Opinion: Embrace the facts — not the myths — about vaccines 

Polio is one step from eradication, and we must take it 

Commitments made on neglected tropical diseases at WHO summit 

Neglected No More 

Neglected No More? The Fight Against NTDs Picks Up 

AMR as a Key Issue for BRICS and Low-Middle Income Countries 

KEI, UACT Request that Trump Administration Reevaluate Xtandi Petition 

Tesaro Resorts to PR Razzle Dazzle to Make Ovarian Cancer Drug Appear Cheaply Priced 

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Statement on Intention to Create Non-Profit Medical Research Institute 

World Bank President Kim: Time to ‘come up with a new plan’ for climate finance 

US faces disgrace if Trump drops Paris climate pact 

As Green Climate Fund Considers Results-Based Payments for Forests, Two Lessons from Earlier Initiatives