Health Breaking News 345

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 345


AFEW’s EECA Interact Workshop 2019 on HIV, Hepatitis C and Tuberculosis in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Almaty, Kazakhstan 18-19th November 2019 

What’s the EU’s offer to Africa? Brussels, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2019 – 4:30PM TO 6:00PM CEST 


DNDi and founders’ symposium Best science for the most neglected: How can needs-driven R&D advance universal health coverage? 29-30 October 2019 Berlin, Germany 

How To Fix The Medical R&D Model 

Access to affordable medicines watered down in Presidential Health Compact 

FDA Approves New Treatment for Highly Drug-Resistant Forms of Tuberculosis 

Precision medicine and public health interventions: tuberculosis as a model? 

GSK Grants Exclusive Technology License For Clinical-Stage Ebola Vaccines To Sabin Vaccine Institute 

Independent monitoring board recommends early termination of Ebola therapeutics trial in DRC because of favorable results with two of four candidates 

Burundi launches ebola vaccination campaign for health and front-line workers 

Congo-Kinshasa: Ebola Drugs ‘Saving Lives’ After Clinical Trials 

DR Congo and Nigeria: New neglected tropical disease threats and solutions for the bottom 40% 

Health & Technology: What young people really think 

Long-term impact of a community-led sanitation campaign in India, 2005–2016 

New measles surveillance data from WHO 

Chlamydia, gonorrhoea, trichomoniasis and syphilis: global prevalence and incidence estimates, 2016 

Associations Between Practices and Behaviors at the Health Facility Level and Supply Chain Management for Antiretrovirals: Evidence from Cameroon, Namibia, and Swaziland 

Rwanda: Use of Drones in Malaria Fight to Begin With Gasabo 

Impact of nutritional supplementation during pregnancy on antibody responses to diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccination in infants: A randomised trial in The Gambia 

Human Rights Reader 491 

In the Philippines, accessing family planning care is complicated 

A Mapping Tool To Address Health And Education Disparities And Improve Access To School-Based Health Care 

The Missing Women in Finance 

Taming the ‘inequality machine’ 

Mapping exclusive breastfeeding in Africa between 2000 and 2017 

UN Food Agency to Boost Aid for 4 Central American Countries 

A quarter of the world’s population face extreme water shortages, study finds 

Eating Less Meat Essential For Food Security In A Changing Climate, Says New IPCC Report 

Is India on Track to Beat the Perfect Storm? 

Burning Forests for Rain, and Other Climate Catastrophes 

IPCC: Deforestation fuelling global climate crisis 

Pacific Islands Forum: Tuvalu children welcome leaders with a climate plea