Health Breaking News 317

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 317


WHO: Public health round-up 

Ten health issues WHO will tackle this year 

MSF: Our wishlist for 2019 

Health Care In 2019: Five Key Trends To Watch 

Lack of Health Care is a Waste of Human Capital: 5 Ways to Achieve Universal Health Coverage By 2030 

Universal Health Coverage – Unprecedented commitment in Eastern and Southern African Countries. Is it time to rejoice? 

Haiti Healthcare Sector: Hard Recovery From Disastrous Years by Pietro Dionisio 

Ghana Health Service: health programmes 

Global Fund Announces US$14 Billion Target to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB and Malaria Ahead of Lyon Conference in October 2019 

Vaccines have health effects beyond protecting against target diseases 

New Hope with Ebola Drug Trial 

Research Roundup: Single-dose Ebola drug, mosquito birth control, and new TB treatment 

DRC Ebola: latest numbers as of 15 January 2019 

Açaí fruit can transmit Chagas disease 

What Should Sub-Saharan African Govts Do About Sand Flea Disease? 

UN Lambasted on High-Level Appointments 

EU Advances SPC Waiver Proposal 

From knowledge to power: global health gatherings incentivize to tackle inequalities 

Kenyan Teachers Reject Plan to Test Girls for Genital Cutting 

Creating a disability-inclusive world 

Fraction of U.S. Outpatient Treatment Centers Offer Medication for Opioid Addiction  

Human Rights Reader 470 

MSF: I Was a Witness To Their Deaths 

4 critical steps to ensure international aid works for the poorest people 

Indigenous language and inequitable maternal health care, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru and the Plurinational State of Bolivia 

Argentina’s Indigenous People Fight for Land Rights 

It’s time to launch a Paris Climate Agreement for food 

Who Are the World’s Poor? 

How is the US government shutdown impacting development? 

The Leader the World Bank Needs  

EU climate plan no-shows submit excuses instead 

Leftover brine threatens future desalination