Health Breaking News: Link 264

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 264


Merkel ‘angry’ with agriculture minister who voted in favour of glyphosate 

EU renews glyphosate for five years as Germany swings the balance 

WHO agency isolated in glyphosate fight 

UN urges global action so women and girls everywhere can live free from all forms of violence 

The UK steps up to lead global drive to tackle violence against girls and women 

Let’s talk about Women Economic Empowerment: 3 Actions to achieve Gender Equality 

Mediterranean crossing still world’s deadliest for migrants – UN report 

EU-Africa Summit: Shaping the Future of Migration Today 

Want to engage with the European Fund for Sustainable Development? Here’s how 

Modern slavery and exploitation: Who pays the price? 

Penny Mordaunt: I believe in aid 

What does the rapidly changing face of UK and global aid look like, and what is at stake?  

Evidence isn’t just for policy-makers 

‘Latinx Who Reside in the U.S. and Availabilityof Accessible Health Care Resources’ by Karen Mancera-Cuevas 

Access To Affordable Healthcare: A Global Wake-Up Call Fosters Coalition Of The Like-Minded 

FALLING THROUGH THE CRACKS: The Failure of Universal Healthcare Coverage in Europe 

Athens brings its dispute with pharma industry to the EU Council 

New Beginnings at the WHO: DG Tedros’ first Executive Board meeting 

Statement of Knowledge Ecology International – WHO EB Special session on the draft Thirteenth General Programme of Work 

WHO Issues Two Reports Detailing Global Problem Of Substandard And Falsified Medicines 

Expert Panel Recommends That The WHO Move Forward On Transparency And Delinkage 

TWN – Proposed WHO Criteria On Medicines In Transit Open Door For Seizures 

Medicines Excitement In The Netherlands – New Health Minister Announces Firm Action On “Absurd” Medicines Pricing And Gets The European Medicines Agency  

From Health to Secure: Lessons from the Experts 

UNICEF tackling ‘disconnect’ with evidence tool 

From security to risk: reframing global health threats 

Study: Regulators should not consider ‘lost pleasure’ of quitting smoking 

Tobacco hurts more than your lungs – it damages the communities that grow it  

Delhi’s Deadly Air: How India Is Falling Short On Fighting Pollution 

Frontline workers push Guinea worm disease to the brink of eradication 

GlaxoSmithKline : GSK submits US regulatory application for single-dose tafenoquine for Plasmodium vivax malaria 

The 100 Percent Fallacy Is Bad For Health Care Policy And Practice 

The Deep-Pocketed Donors Behind the Latest Push Against Neglected Tropical Diseases

It’s the World’s Biggest Health Problem. Who’s Paying Attention to Malnutrition?