PEAH News Flash 370

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 370


Webinar Registration ‘Fair pricing of medicines: what lessons from growing transparency in vaccines prices?’ Time Feb 27, 2020 04:00 PM in Zurich 

PHM Policy Briefs on Important Issues at EB146 

WHO 146th Executive Board Meeting – the technical meets the political 

GHW6 – Call for case studies 

Perché in medicina si fanno cose inutili e dannose? 

Accesso ai farmaci, la piaga delle medicine fasulle: il 42% vendute in Africa, un mercato da 200 miliardi 

How Big Pharma is making people pay twice for many of the medicines they buy 

Kemsa laxity, red tape worsen patients’ pain 

Population-Based Payments May Help Ensure Access To Life-Saving Antibiotics For Medicare Beneficiaries 

WHO: Novel Coronavirus situation report – 30 

Defining the Epidemiology of Covid-19 — Studies Needed 

Is mental health a concern for COVID-19? 

Ebola vaccine given the go-ahead in 5 African countries 

DRC Ebola update 

Impact of HPV vaccine hesitancy on cervical cancer in Japan: a modelling study 

Public Health or Poverty Alleviation? What are Mosquito Nets for? by Gertrude Masembe 

We need to talk about chemsex 

Italia. La questione demografica 

Human Rights Reader 516 

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

Cutting Aid is Still A Big Deal: Why We Should Pay Attention to the FY21 Budget Request 

Out of service: How public services and human rights are being threatened by the growing debt crisis 

Impoverished countries spending up to 40% of government revenues on repaying debt, according to new research 

Firearm Purchaser Licensing Laws Linked to Fewer Fatal Mass Shootings 

Lesotho’s drought makes 500,000 people hungry, UN says 

Locust swarms: South Sudan latest to be hit by invasion 

Local governments must be empowered to fight climate change, experts say 

World failing to provide children with a healthy life and a climate fit for their future: WHO-UNICEF-Lancet 

A Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework Aims at Reinforcing Efforts to Save World’s Ecosystem 

Dam disaster risk means independent reviews a must: researchers