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

News Flash 352


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?