Health Breaking News: Link 277

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 277


EPWG Statement on US Pharma Industry Request to put EU on IPR Enforcement Watch List 

MSF welcomes Members of the European Parliament response to the US pharmaceutical pressure to stop EU action on high drug prices 

EU to Get Rid of Big Pharma-Friendly SPCs 

Proposed Reforms To The 340B Drug Discount Program 

International Women’s Day: Reminder women must keep fighting — everywhere 

International Women’s Day 2018 – Celebrating women in STEM 

How empowering women leads to innovative agricultural practices 

Bringing health care on foot to women in Haiti 

‘Finally in the (Global Health) Spotlight, Nurses Now!’ by Clara Affun Adegbulu 

Targeted STI testing detects more infection in young women than men in rural South Africa 

Big Problem, Limited Funds: Can Philanthropy Make Headway on Housing? 

Human Rights Reader 440 

Cambodia: Going the extra mile for people who inject drugs 

UNPO Newsletter February 2018 edition 

Aid, poverty and gender inequality in the Indo-Pacific 

‘Global Health and Occupied Palestine’ by Angelo Stefanini 

Towards new Guiding Principles: United Nations discusses the human rights impact of economic reforms 

‘Overcoming Public Health’s Perception Challenges’ by Lawrence C. Loh 

The Surgical Unit-based Safety Programme in African hospitals 

TDR strategy 2018-2023 Building the science of solutions  

Moxidectin: new data support a vital role in the endgame on river blindness 

WHO pre-qualifies the first artesunate suppositories for malaria 

Test spots malaria in two minutes, without blood 

WHO Joint Tropical Disease Program Issues Report On Research Fairness 

One year, 1,198 patients in Uttar Pradesh, MSF’s hepatitis project 

Pharma, Nonprofits Collaborate On Affordable Hepatitis C Treatment In Latin America 

Integrating HIV and hypertension management in low-resource settings: Lessons from Malawi 

Study: TRIPS Flexibilities Widely Used By Countries, Contrary To Reports 

Improving Health And Equity While Addressing Climate Change 

U.N. Chief Picks a Very Rich New Yorker (Not Named Trump) for Climate Job 

Greenpeace: Cut out meat to meet Paris Agreement goals 

U.N. collates global disaster data to help reduce risk