PEAH News Flash 377

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 377


Live from WHO Headquarters – coronavirus – COVID-19 daily press briefing 08 April 2020 

Trump scapegoating of WHO obscures its key role in tackling pandemic 

Dr. Fauci warned in 2017 of ‘surprise outbreak’ 

WHO: Coronavirus disease (COVID-2019) situation reports 

All COVID-19 clinical trials at a glance 

Audio Interview: Emerging Tools in the Fight against Covid-19 

BCG Vaccine & Ivermectin – Can Old Solutions Be Repurposed For COVID-19? 

Johns Hopkins Gets FDA OK to Test Blood Therapies for COVID-19 Patients 

How best to prevent and treat COVID-19 in resource-limited settings? We must accelerate research, share knowledge and data, and prioritize access to affordable tools 

Implications of Covid-19 Pandemic on Health Systems by Francisco Becerra-Posada

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Asia and the Pacific: A Round-Up of Analysis from the Past Week 

How To Optimize Africa’s Economic Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic 

Emergency financing for Low-Income Economies to tackle COVID-19: Cost estimates for the impact of the crisis and emergency financing requirements

Developing country debt must be cancelled to tackle coronavirus crisis 

WHO estimates global shortfall of 5.9M nurses as world battles COVID-19 

Rich countries ‘raiding’ developing world’s nurses 

The Netherlands Joins COVID-19 IP Pool Initiative; Kentucky Governor Requests 3M Release N95 Patent 

Ban wildlife markets to avert pandemics, says UN biodiversity chief 


The Hardest Hit: Who is Supporting Communities of Color During COVID-19?

The COVID-19 Pandemic: Practice And Policy Considerations For Patients With Opioid Use Disorder 

Refugees face double coronavirus emergency 

Q&A: How to keep children fed and healthy as the pandemic ends school meals 

Open letter asking 37 WTO Members to declare themselves eligible to import medicines manufactured under compulsory license in another country, under 31bis of TRIPS Agreement 

Opinion: International community holds the key to ending cervical cancer 

The One Health Initiative: The Collaboration Between Human and Animal Medicine 

Human Rights Reader 523 

“Regioni e tagli: sulla sanità abbiamo sbagliato anche noi” 

Green Counter-Revolution in Africa? 

Lessons from the Intersection of Coronavirus and Climate Resilience

Asia-Pacific Response to COVID-19 and Climate Emergency Must Build a Resilient and Sustainable Future