Health Breaking News: Link 241

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 241


Trump withdraws U.S. from Paris Climate Accord; scientists respond 

Paris Climate Deal: Donald Trump takes US out of global accord, says pact would weaken American sovereignty 

Angry Europe vows to defend climate pact after Trump pullout  

Is America Still Safe for Democracy? 

WHO: public health round-up 

8 takeaways from the 70th World Health Assembly 

WHA Committee Bans IP Reference In Substandard And Falsified Medicines 

New WHO Leader Could Improve Global Health Security By Turning WHO Upside Down 

First-ever global study finds massive health care inequity 

Quality of care: measuring a neglected driver of improved health 

Measuring quality of health-care services: what is known and where are the gaps? 

UHC and global health security: Two sides of the same coin?  

Africa and Europe – A new partnership for development, peace, and a better future 

HMONG n.1 Newsletter 

Which Corporate Funder Is Looking to Harness Technology to Promote Human Rights? 


‘Trump’s aid budget is breathtakingly cruel – cuts like these will kill people’ 

Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement Would Be a Shameful Act of Self-Harm 

UN chief Guterres says climate deal is essential 

Can a New Prize Rewarding Innovation Help Clean Up the Ocean Plastic Problem? 

Scientific basis for glyphosate authorisation under renewed attack 

Financing of international collective action for epidemic and pandemic preparedness 

Congo approves use of Ebola vaccination to fight outbreak 

The Lancet: National progress on antimicrobial resistance 

GARDP at one: R&D programmes getting underway 

Hold the Malaria Nets: Bloomberg’s Contrarian Vision for Global Health Funding 

NTD Summit 2017: this is not (yet) the endgame 

New open source project engages universities in neglected diseases drug discovery 

Pharmaceutical Product Hopping: A Proposed Framework For Antitrust Analysis 

Projected savings through public health voluntary licences of HIV drugs negotiated by the Medicines Patent Pool (MPP)