PEAH News Flash 362

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 362


A Sustainable Europe 2030 Strategy is needed to achieve the SDGs 

Mapping public health policies for healthy living environments – A quick guide to a new EPHA initiative 

Social determinants of health in relation to firearm-related homicides in the United States: A nationwide multilevel cross-sectional study 

How McKinsey infiltrated the world of global public health 

Lessons from Ghana on Universal Health Coverage: Martha Gyansa-Lutterodt on the CGD Podcast 

Move to hide medical evidence threatens patients and public health across Europe 

Le cure per i ricchi e la politica dei farmaci 

Il diritto e il rovescio


Biosimilar Breast Cancer Drug Gets WHO Seal Of Approval – Agency Aims To Increase Worldwide Access To Life-Saving Treatment 

Better together: Caribbean unites to tackle poor-quality medicines 

Two Goals with One Action: HIV/AIDS and Hunger (Health and Community Development) by Kiyini Jimedine

Is the world ready for an HIV vaccine? 

Experts breathe sigh of relief as WHO say Ebola patient was not reinfected with the deadly disease 

DRC Ebola update 

It’s Time to End Drug-Resistant TB in Children 

Final Analysis of a Trial of M72/AS01E Vaccine to Prevent Tuberculosis 

Salmonella Is Leading Cause of Foodborne Illness in EU 

WHO hits out at junk food companies as ‘twin-pronged’ nutrition crisis hits global growth and development goals 

Address Malnutrition, Not Just Food Security 

Low-income countries hit by ‘double burden’ of malnutrition extremes 

Tobacco Use Projected To Decline Among Men Worldwide In 2020; But Shift To E-Cigarettes Unknown Factor 

Social inequalities in multimorbidity, frailty, disability, and transitions to mortality: a 24-year follow-up of the Whitehall II cohort study 

Adequate funding needed to support migrants’ mental health, new report finds 

Total in court for human rights violations in Uganda: Historic hearing in France under the duty of vigilance law 

People Power in Romania Stopped a Mining Project. Now the Corporation is Suing for Billions of Dollars 

Untreated and Unsafe: solving the urban sanitation crisis in the global south 

European Commission: A European Green Deal. Striving to be the first climate-neutral continent 

The right finance crucial to success of the EU’s Green New Deal 

Leading Health Foundation Goes Local to Take on Climate Change 

The False Promise of Natural Gas 

Carbon Markets Can Provide a Crucial Part of the Solution to the Climate Crisis