Health Breaking News 329

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 329


Universal Health Coverage – World Health Day Theme Reflects Diverse Agendas 

WHO urges stronger action to reduce deaths from noncommunicable diseases in Europe by one third  

Opinion: 5 priorities for the World Bank’s new leader 

Eurodad response to selection of David Malpass as the new president of the World Bank Group 

Neoliberalism promised freedom – instead it delivers stifling control 

The IMF and PPPs: A master class in double-speak 

Contributing to a Healthier World, Interview with Ilona Kickbusch 

Taking a complexity perspective when developing public health guidelines 

USMCA Agreement and the Remedies for Patent Infringement 

Comment on Damages provisions in USMCA IP Chapter, as regards biologic drugs, and patents on surgery and medical procedures 

AFEW Creates Space for Public Health Within EU-Russia Civil Society Forum by Valeria Fulga 

The Italian Investor Proposed USD 379.7 Million Lubowa Hospital Construction Project in Uganda by Michael Ssemakula and Denis Bukenya 

Biosimilars Are A Distraction 

Can Transparency Lower Prices and Improve Access to Pharmaceuticals? It Depends 

Immunization programmes and notifications of vital events 


Combating cholera in Mozambique 

Window screens ‘could reduce global malaria burden’ 

Eye care for Ebola survivors 

DRC Ebola: latest numbers as of 8 April 2019 

Why British universities are now racing to post their clinical trial results 

Using Policy Levers To Reduce Sugary Drink Consumption 

UNFPA: State of World Population 2019 

Human Rights Reader 478 

Global Life Expectancy Improved, Women Outlive Men, But Gaps Persist Based On Income 

India’s Integrated Child Development Services programme; equity and extent of coverage in 2006 and 2016 

Next UN Food Chief Must Tackle Hunger ‘Emergency’ 

“We Need to Build Power to Win.” A Fund for Climate Justice is Gaining Momentum 

Green Intermediaries: The Pooled Funds Connecting Donors to the Frontlines of Climate Change 

The Amazon Seeks Alternatives that Could Revolutionise Energy Production 

Development-bank climate funds seek new dollars, as competition heats up