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12th European Public Health Conference: Building bridges for solidarity and public health Marseille Chanot, Palais des Congrès et des Expositions, 114 Rond-Point du Prado, Marseille, France from 20-23 November 2019 

Video project: call for testimonies! The commodification of health, its mechanisms and its consequences on the health of the population 

The oversecuritization of global health: changing the terms of debate 

Want to flush away corporate impunity and ISDS? Now is your chance: Golden Toilets Brush Awards 

La più Cara del Reame 

Novartis, Dana Farber, Oregon Health & Science University Wait 18 Years to Disclose NIH Funding in Key Gleevec Patent 

The Medicines Patent Pool publishes intellectual property status of 18 drugs added to WHO Essential Medicines List 

Antibiotic resistance has trebled among animals in developing countries since 2000, report warns 

Opinion: It’s time to talk about the Ebola gold rush 

DRC Ebola update 

Measles Resurgence, Polio Persistence & HPV Vaccine Shortages Concern Health Experts 

4,000 People Die From Measles In DR Congo 

Bringing Health Innovations To Market Is Key In The Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS, Malaria And Tuberculosis 

Evidence-Based Process for Prioritizing Positive Behaviors for Promotion: Zika Prevention in Latin America and the Caribbean and Applicability to Future Health Emergency Responses 

Snakebite and its impact in rural communities: The need for a One Health approach 

Here’s how EMA can make clinical trial results reporting easier for universities 

Post-capitalists must understand the role of migration in global capitalism 

England and Australia Are Failing in Their Commitments to Refugee Health 

Human Rights Reader 499 

The Uncounted Victims of the War on Drugs 

Shocking Findings as World Commemorates World Mental Health Day 

Mental health for all in North India – it’s not so simple 

Knowledge gaps in the construction of rural healthy homes: A research agenda for improved low-cost housing in hot-humid Africa 

The World Loses $400 Billion of Food Before It Reaches Stores 

Nigerian farmers embrace technology to combat food insecurity 

Healthy homes: ‘The biggest health and business opportunity of a lifetime’ 

Friends of the Earth France Environmental Defenders 

How the Oceans and the Cryosphere are Under Threat and What it Means for Africa- IPCC Author Explains 

It’s Time For The Health Care System To Reckon With The Human Costs Of Climate Change 

In Hawaii, Where Climate Change is a Fact of Life, a Community Foundation Gets Proactive 

PEAH News Flash 352

News Flash 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

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WHO Watch application form: Call for Watchers to participate to the Executive Board in January 2020 

4th EPHA Universal Access and Affordable Medicines Forum: Time for a New Deal: Challenging the status quo on medicines policy, 14 November 2019 

Lower Drug Costs Now 

MSF launches global campaign urging Johnson & Johnson to reduce price of lifesaving TB drug 

DNDi: How can needs-driven R&D advance universal health coverage? Berlin, 29 October 2019

The Most Important Meeting You’ve Never Heard Of — & the Grand Challenge on Inequality 

The Lancet: Achieving health equity in the European region 

Stella Kyriakides’ stance on 5 key public health issues 

The VIGOUR regions are preparing to take the next step on their journey towards integrated care 

Making trade serve the ecological and social transition: 37 proposals for reforming the European trade policy. October 2019 

A Global Green New Deal – new UNCTAD report outlines a financing plan 

When Prevention Isn’t Enough: Managing School Mass Shootings Along The Risk Continuum 

UN may run out of money by end of the month 

“Death Does Not Wait.” Top Funders Make Data a Priority in Achieving Global Health Equity 

‘Startling’ lack of progress in fight against superbugs, report warns 

MSF October 2019 report: Burden sharing or burden shifting? How the HIV/TB response is being derailed 

HIV and TB at risk of ‘epidemic rebound’ as funding gaps increase, MSF warns 

Urgent boost and ‘reality check’ needed for HIV and TB funding, says new MSF report 

DRC Ebola update 

Zika known for abnormal small heads ‘found in Africa’ 

Zika Virus Infection — After the Pandemic 

Access to information on medicines under threat in Europe 

Raising the bar for clinical research 

UNICEF: An open letter to the world’s children 8 reasons why I’m worried, and hopeful, about the next generation 

New evidence shows significant mistreatment of women during childbirth 

World Mental Health Day 2019: focus on suicide prevention 

Human Rights Reader 498 

Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2019 

Looking forward to EU ambition on zero air pollution 

Offline: Extinction or Rebellion? 

PEAH News Flash 351

News Flash 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

PEAH News Flash 351


WHO: public health round-up 

Un nuovo mo(n)do di fare salute. Bologna 11 ottobre 2019 ore 18 prima presentazione nazionale del libro della rete Sostenibilità e Salute

Common Goods for Health: We Need Them. So How Do We Get Them? 

TDR: Building the science of solutions 

UNGA 74: Top takeaways 

UN seeks to plug data gap in developing countries 

Change is gonna come 

A Civic Duty To Improve Access To Generic Pharmaceuticals 

Labour’s pledge to take on big pharma will save lives 

UK Labour Party’s new pledge on innovation and affordability of medicines: Medicine for the Many

The industry that cries wolf: pharma and innovation 

Biased cancer drug trials are only good for one group…and it’s not patients 

Tips, tricks and tools for universities struggling to get all their clinical trials reported 

Antimicrobial Resistance Rising Fast In Livestock of Developing World 

Healthcare demand in response to rabies elimination campaigns in Latin America 

DRC Ebola update 

The Ebola Outbreak: The Need For U.S. Action 

Working with the community to tackle snakebite: Baringo county, Kenya 

WHO launches digital app to improve care for older people 

Hearing loss: rising prevalence and impact 

Pilot implementation of newborn hearing screening programme at four hospitals in southern Thailand 

Hearing and vision screening for preschool children using mobile technology, South Africa 

Provision of hearing care in Pacific Island countries and territories 

Viva Salud: From experience to knowledge: a participatory action-research 

Financing development – stop dodging the big issues 

Spotlight on financial justice: Understanding global inequalities to overcome financial injustice 

Human Rights Reader 497 

Behind a New Global Push for Clean Air, a Growing Funder Focus on Health and the Environment 

To face climate change, Guatemalan farmers change their ways 

Climate Change Research from PLOS ONE