Health Breaking News 303

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 303


The Commission on Social Determinants of Health: Ten years after 

Are Big Companies Walking Their Talk on the SDGs? New report digs into the evidence 

International experts call out Austria for blocking progress on transparency for multinational corporation practices 

Unpacking Power and Knowledge in Global Health: some reflections from the Emerging Voices 2018 cohort 

The Cambridge Handbook of Public-Private Partnerships, Intellectual Property Governance, and Sustainable Development 

Cost of Clinical Trials for New Drug FDA Approval Are Fraction of Total Tab 

Why Follow-On Pharmaceutical Innovations Should Be Eligible For Patent Protection 

Brazil Signs Deal With Medicines Patent Pool To Share Patent Information 

Unitaid ranked as one of the world’s leaders in funding tuberculosis R&D 

World leaders commit to bold targets and urgent action to end TB 

World Leaders Commit To End Tuberculosis At Historic United Nations Meeting 

MSF response to first-ever UN tuberculosis summit 

UK pledges funding to speed up TB treatment 

Variations in the quality of tuberculosis care in urban India: A cross-sectional, standardized patient study in two cities

UN High-Level Meeting On Noncommunicable Diseases: A Call To Action

Costs and cost-effectiveness of HIV/noncommunicable disease integration in Africa: from theory to practice 

DRC Ebola latest numbers as of 25 September 2018 

DR Congo Ebola outbreak: Beni attack halts outreach work 

WHO Extremely Concerned About Ebola ‘Perfect Storm’ in Congo

Push to contain Zimbabwe cholera outbreak ahead of rainy season 

Fixed-dose combination therapy for cardiovascular disease: what can we learn from HIV? 

DNDi: Responding to neglected patients’ needs through innovation 

11th DNDi Partners’ Meeting: From innovation to access in Africa – the way forward 4 October 2018 Kampala, Uganda 

India Uses Tech to Power its New Battle Against Malnutrition 

Without Food Security, There Is No Peace 

How Filling in the Agricultural Data Gap Will Fill Empty Plates 

Why do women still die giving birth? 

UN Chief Blasts Lack of ‘Strong Leadership’ on Climate 

Climate action held back by conflicting policy in African countries 

Europe’s 2050 climate strategy takes shape 

What a Waste: An Updated Look into the Future of Solid Waste Management