PEAH News Flash 409

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 409


Α Vicente Navarro’ s lecture on US elections 


State of commitment to universal health coverage: synthesis, 2020 

Virtual panel discussion, The UN and Civic Space: Strengthening Participation, Protection and Promotion, at 16:00am to 17:30am (CET) on Friday 4 December 2020 

The democratisation of health care: will Africa be left behind? 

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Weekly Epidemiological Update  

Coronavirus: Commission presents “Staying safe from COVID-19 during winter” strategy 

COVID Vaccine Fever: Moderna Announces US FDA and European Medicines Agency Submissions; Pfizer and AstraZeneca First In Line For UK Approvals 

UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for use in world first 

Widespread COVID-19 vaccination in Africa will likely start mid-2021

The Collateral Damage of COVID-19  

Stigmatization Threatens Progress On HIV Prevention and Treatment, Says US Special Representative Deborah Birx 

Surge of Aids-related deaths feared as Covid pandemic puts gains at risk  

Key HIV Treatment To Be Rolled Out Among More Children & Adults In Low- And Middle-Income Countries 

Donor Government Funding for HIV in Low- and Middle-Income Countries in 2019 

Malaria set to kill more people this year than Covid-19 in sub-Saharan Africa, experts warn 

‘Evolving’ malaria mosquitoes getting harder to control 

WHO calls for reinvigorated action to fight malaria 

Strengthening public health in China 

Veterinary medicines: One Health – the only way forward 

Human Rights Reader 555 

Building Racial Equity Into The Walls Of Health Policy 

How a Bank’s New Foundation is Backing Work to Revitalize Marginalized Neighborhoods 

Opinion: To end violence against women, we must uncover inconvenient truths  

Measuring Women’s Economic Empowerment: A Compendium of Selected Tools 

IBFAN calls for reconsideration of harmful decision on baby food marketing 

COVID-19 an Opportunity to Build Resilience around Food Systems 

Event: The Health Effects of Climate Change Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2020 

Pushing back against the tide: Vanuatu’s climate fight  

Italian and German trains hitch up to hydrogen bandwagon 

How China, Italy, the UK, and US Can Drive G20 Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform