Health Breaking News 325

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 325


WHO Barcelona course on health financing for universal health coverage 18 – 22 March 2019 Coordinated Universal Time Barcelona, Spain 

The second Africa Health Forum – Achieving Universal Health Coverage and Health Security in Africa: The Africa we want to see 26 – 28 March 2019 Coordinated Universal Time 

2019 Medicines For Europe Legal Affairs Conference 

WHA Resolution For Transparent Drug Pricing: Italy Speaks Out 

UNDP, Unitaid, and WHO caught in Big Pharma’s crosshairs 

Why Africa Matters To The United States And How President Donald Trump’s New Africa Strategy Falls Short 

Improving Global Health Supply Chains through Traceability 

Connectivity of rapid-testing diagnostics and surveillance of infectious diseases 

What next in the fight against Lassa fever? 

MSF condemns ‘militarised’ response to Ebola outbreak 

DRC Ebola latest numbers as of 13 March 2019 

Mosquito-killing drug cuts malaria by a fifth in children 

Measles and the Threat of the Anti-vaccination Movement 

Vaccine cuts child pneumonia cases by a quarter 

Age distribution, trends, and forecasts of under-5 mortality in 31 sub-Saharan African countries: A modeling study 

The world is not prepared for a global flu pandemic, experts warn 

The Aids endgame: how the UK and US are committed to wiping out HIV 

U.S. Federal Funding for HIV/AIDS: Trends Over Time 

MSF Access Campaign analysis of the MPP Licence Agreement with AbbVie for glecaprevir/pibrentasvir (G/P) 

The World Needs Better Drugs for TB. We Have a Proposal—and We Need your Feedback 

iBreastExam for Breast Cancer Detection in Low Resource Settings by Sumedha Kushwaha and Garima Kumar 

Breast Cancer Patients Weigh In On Addressing Financial Burdens 

Clinical trials in New Zealand: Huge transparency gaps 

Horizon scanning: How shoddy clinical trial reporting undermines health policy making 

Can public-private partnerships deliver gender equality? 

Making tax work for women’s rights 

Celebrating International Women’s Day in London 

Engaging citizens for evidence-informed health policies in Lebanon 

EU citizens need health and well-being as a policy priority, stakeholders say 

Opinion: How can European development finance institutions align with the Paris climate goals? 

127 Countries Now Regulate Plastic Bags. Why Aren’t We Seeing Less Pollution? 

Brazilian city’s pollution spreads to untouched Amazon rainforest