Health Breaking News: Link 290

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 290


Industrial competitiveness as ‘societal challenge’? Ensuring accountability and societal impact in Horizon Europe CSO reaction to the Commission’s FP9 proposal 

European Development Days: Investing in women and girls 

Real change for girls requires more than words at G7 summit 

Publication: Women’s Rights and Trade – Time for a radical shift 

Health and vaccine research set to lose out from new EU research budget 

The Medicines Patent Pool Presents New Five-Year Strategy For Improving Access To Priority Treatments In Developing Countries 

Balancing Affordability And Access: Lessons From New Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs 

Dept. of Existential Threats: Who’s Worried About Superbugs?  

COBATEST Network is Looking for the New Members in EECA 

More political attention, research solutions needed for TB, experts say 

BRICS countries pulling up their socks for the upcoming UN high level meeting on TB at the 71st World Health Assembly 

THE DISEASE THAT STRIKES BACK Could a form of leishmaniasis challenge elimination efforts in India? 

Ebola treatments approved for compassionate use in current outbreak 

As Aid Workers Move to the Heart of Congo’s Ebola Outbreak, ‘Everything Gets More Complicated’ 

Aid worker invents vest with built-in chemicals protection 

A genetically modified organism could end malaria and save millions of lives — if we decide to use it 

Is rising inequality responsible for greater stress, anxiety and mental illness? 

Human Rights Reader 450 

WHO: World Blood Donor Day 14 June 2018 


UNPO Newsletter May 2018 edition 

UN agencies and Myanmar ink agreement, setting stage for Rohingya return 

Turning ‘Leave No One Behind’ from promise to reality: Kevin Watkins on the Power of Convergence  

The importance of preventing delays during health emergencies 

Wasted Health Spending: Who’s Picking Up The Tab? 

A year after Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement  

More world leaders invited to G7 Summit for oceans protection 

Plastic bans among ‘most effective’ ways to beat pollution, says UN 

WWF applauds European Commission plastics proposal 

Five things you can do to end plastic pollution