Health Breaking News: Link 265

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 265


Warm and cuddly global goals? The international community must get real 

Progressing towards Universal Health Coverage: Can the developing world learn anything from India? 

Can Africa and the EU Forge a Partnership of Equals? 

WTO General Council Agrees To 2-Year Extension For TRIPS Health Amendment Acceptance 

‘Repealing NV Provisions under TRIPS’ by Daniele Dionisio 

New UNCTAD, GIZ Toolbox: How To Achieve Policy Coherence For Local Production And Access To Medicines 

Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative — A Review 



Stigmas surrounding HIV and AIDS 

Philippines launches probe into dengue vaccine scare 

World Malaria Report calls for new ways to eliminate malaria 

Call for innovation and integrated approaches for malaria eradication 

New global commitment to end tuberculosis requires research support 

Towards elimination of visceral leishmaniasis in the Indian subcontinent—Translating research to practice to public health 

Phase II/III studies show high efficacy and safety of fexinidazole, the first oral treatment for sleeping sickness 

The importance of thinking beyond the water-supply in cholera epidemics: A historical urban case-study 

US Gulf Coast states: The rise of neglected tropical diseases in “flyover nation” 

A new vaccine against typhoid fever will also help fight antimicrobial resistance 

10 Best resources for community engagement in implementation research 

Five keys to improving research costing in low- and middle-income countries – An ESSENCE good practice document 

Is It Time For The FDA To Consider A Differentiated Approval System? 

In India, can a manufacturing startup lead a feminine hygiene revolution? 

Human Rights Reader 429 

Improving Population Health Outcomes By Investing In Community Prevention 

UNPO newsletter November 2017 edition 

Relationship between trying an electronic cigarette and subsequent cigarette experimentation in Scottish adolescents: a cohort study 

UNICEF: Toxic Air Puts 17 Million Babies’ Brains and Lungs at Risk 

Around 50 leaders set for Paris climate summit 

To fill the climate finance deficit, French summit looks at its governance 

Ocean plastic a ‘planetary crisis’ – UN 

Waterworld: Who’s Funding the Latest Effort to Withstand Sea-Level Rise?