Health Breaking News: Link 251

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 251


Guterres calls for unity, protection of aid workers on World Humanitarian Day 

Aid workers at risk on World Humanitarian Day 

China to continue efforts to implement UN 2030 Agenda: President Xi 

China can help WHO improve global health 

How can we build better partnerships for global health? 

The seven tactics unhealthy industries use to undermine public health policies 

Taking Stock of Aid Agency Evaluations in Global Health: Here’s What We Know about Evaluation Quality and What Funders Can Do Better 

Fighting Malaria is Worth Getting Stuck in the Mud 

Could GeneXpert viral load test represent a potential win-win for the TB and HIV responses? 

Drug resistant tuberculosis a major concern in Ghana 

Antimicrobial resistance: The complex challenge of measurement to inform policy and the public 

Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae: Global surveillance and a call for international collaborative action 

The political determinants of the cholera outbreak in Yemen 

Cholera Expected to Worsen As Flooding Continues in Sudan  

Preventing spread of disease in wake of mudslides is vital, says WHO 

Democratic Republic of Congo: No water, no space – dire living conditions in Kalémie 

The United States Can Reduce Socioeconomic Disparities By Focusing On Chronic Diseases 

Colombia: People suffer high levels of violence despite peace process 

2017 Maternal Health Campaign Foreword: Since 1990, maternal deaths have been cut by half 

India grants Pfizer patent on pneumonia vaccine in blow to aid group 

Medical Education in a Changing World 

Funding For Local Public Health: A Renewed Path For Critical Infrastructure 

Dangerous global warming unstoppable without geo-engineering, says study 

Three-Dimensional Climate Clubs: Implications for Climate Cooperation and the G20 

The 9 Top Finance Guys in Environmental Philanthropy 

What I learned at the WHO Europe Summer School on Refugee and Migrant Health 

There is a major obstacle to tracking disability inclusion in the SDGs 

Mercury’s time is up as international treaty comes into force 

Tobacco Companies Fail the Corporate Social Responsibility Test of a Free-Market Advocate 

Making Smoking Cessation Work For People With Mental Illnesses And Other Vulnerable Populations