Health Breaking News: Link 247

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 247


RCEP negotiators must fix the damaging provisions that remain a threat to public health 

The building blocks of Sustainable Development – Reporting back from the HLPF 

Ilona Kickbusch: Health diplomacy at the G20—success or failure? 

What US Budget Cuts To Global Health Could Mean For Future Funding 

A Trump Administration Proposal Would Put Clean Drinking Water out of Reach for Millions Around the World  

A Funding Effort to Build a Stronger, More Diverse Climate Movement 

Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals 

Fossil fuel subsidies racking up trillions in health costs 

Cities set the pace on fighting poverty, climate change but who will pay? 

South Sudan prevents famine but world still facing historic hunger threat  

The Case For Nations To Act On Medicines Access 

Access To Medicines For All By 2030: New WHO Strategic Framework Sets Vision 

WHO urges action against HIV drug resistance threat 

AIDS-related deaths decline; 19.5 million people on life-saving treatment – UN report 

MSF sounds alarm over high numbers of people dying with AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa 

Dying of AIDS in 2017  


Bristol-Myers Squibb, Medicines Patent Pool Extend Licence for Atazanavir to 122 Developing Countries 

Four African Countries Approaching Control of Their HIV Epidemics as U.S. Continues Its Commitment to PEPFAR 

New vaccine enters the battle against Aids 

HIV treatment: Strategies to reach the next 10 million patients 

WHO Prequalifies First Generic Hepatitis C Drug And First HIV Self-Test  

Growing concerns of hepatitis E in Europe 

Making the case for malaria eradication in a tight budgetary environment 

KEI and Médecins Sans Frontières propose contractual terms to protect access and affordability of Zika vaccine 

The life and death struggle against cholera in Yemen 

Gearing up for disease outbreak: the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control  

Medicaid Expansion Reduced Unpaid Medical Debt And Increased Financial Satisfaction 

Orphan Diseases Or Population Health? Policy Choices Drive Venture Capital Investments 

We Need To Raise The Bar To Improve Cancer Treatments. What’s The Best Way To Do It? 

Backstory: Philanthropy’s Part in a Major Advance in Cancer Treatment 

Cost of diabetes care in Africa could triple by 2030