Health Breaking News: Link 288

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 288


Seventy-first World Health Assembly update, 26 May 

Seventy-first World Health Assembly: Live webcast 

Ingredients For WHO Roadmap On Access To Medicines At Civil Society Side Event 

World Health Assembly delegates agree new five-year strategic plan  

WHO Director Dr Tedros Opens First Annual World Health Assembly With ‘Keys For Success’ 

What to watch at this year’s World Health Assembly 

Ebola outbreak: Experimental vaccinations to begin in DR Congo 

Global Antimicrobial Resistance R&D Hub Launched At Health Assembly 

MSF: Open statement on the launch of the Global AMR R&D Collaboration Hub 

MSF Response to the launch of the Global Research & Development Collaboration Hub for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) 

Swiss Group Suggests Switzerland Use Compulsory Licences To Curb Cancer Drug Prices 

Patent Backlogs Fuel Efforts To Extend Pharma Patent Terms In Thailand And Brazil, AIDS Activists Say 

The Patent Paradox In Brazil And Its Implications For Access To Medicines 

Five Years After The Indian Supreme Court’s Novartis Verdict 

Healing an ailing pharmaceutical system: prescription for reform for United States and Canada 

A Preferable Path For Thwarting Pharmaceutical Product Hopping 

Africa Takes Steps For Access To Medicines: Conference To Fight Fakes, Develop Local Production 

The Lancet Taskforce on NCDs and economics 

Poor air quality is linked to decreased productivity, school attendance and even lifetime earnings 

Global alliance puts carbon capture back on the agenda 

London one of worst capitals in Europe for clean, safe transport, study shows 

Worried About Climate Change? Investing in Reproductive Health Must Be Part of the Solution 

UN: The lazy person’s guide to saving the world 

Decarb Europe forum 4 June 2018 Residence Palace, Brussels 

How biodiversity secures our future of food and much more 

Smart agriculture can help cut ammonia emissions from agriculture, experts say 

Why ODA makes sense even though it sometimes fails 

Human Rights Reader 448 

UN General Assembly president urges global efforts to tackle migration 

Have you got data on follow-up of children after Group B Streptococcus infection? 

Measles cases increase in the EU in April, significant outbreaks ongoing, new figures show 

DNDi e-news May 2018 

Confronto Nazionale sul Software in Sanità: Policlinico Gemelli, Roma 4-5 luglio 2018