News Flash 426: Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges

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 426

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges




Webinar registration: “How do the 3Gs coordinate their efforts to strengthen health systems? From Policy to Practice”

Investing In Evidence To Inform Practice: Reimagining The US Public Health System

Rwanda Global Healthcare Summit: 9th to 11th August 2021 by Memory Usaman

Bundle of Joy or Cause for Shame? Just What Mothers in the Kenyan Informal Settlements Face. A Tale of Inequalities in Maternal Health Service Delivery by Reagun Andera Odhiambo 

Rohingyas, human rights and raising our voice

Promoting Women’s Economic Empowerment in the COVID-19 Context

Lessons for effective COVID-19 policy responses: a call for papers

How will COVID-19 transform global health post-pandemic? Defining research and investment opportunities and priorities

COVID-19, lies and statistics: corruption and the pandemic

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Weekly Update

AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine: EMA finds possible link to very rare cases of unusual blood clots with low blood platelets

Interim statement of the COVID-19 subcommittee of the WHO Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety on AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Strong Link Between COVID-19 Infection & Mental Health Diagnoses – New Lancet Study

Brazil’s Supreme Court decision to amend national patent law could break lengthy monopolies on lifesaving medicines

WHO urges countries to build a fairer, healthier world post-COVID-19

U.S. puts J&J in charge of plant that botched COVID vaccine, removes AstraZeneca

Webinar registration: Conversation Series 2- Pandemics and Public Health: Learnings from the Past and Present April 16, 2021 Time: 06:30 PM – 08:30 PM IST 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM EDT

Vax-Covid. A passo di gambero

Haiti has no Covid vaccine doses as violence looms larger than pandemic

Uganda Green Lights Private Imports Of COVID-19 Vaccines – Kenya Nixes Similar Initiative

Kenya, expressing concern about counterfeit vaccines, blocks private imports of doses

Control of sexually transmitted infections and global elimination targets, South-East Asia Region

Eliminating mother-to-child transmission of human immunodeficiency virus, syphilis and hepatitis B in sub-Saharan Africa

The need for a new strategy for Ebola vaccination

Environmental burden of disease from unsafe and substandard housing, New Zealand, 2010–2017

The world report on hearing, 2021

A Healthy Indian Ocean Feeds, Protects, and Connects all South Asians

Indonesia’s Climate Villages Where Communities Work Together to Mitigate Climate Change

Impact of elevated air temperature and drought on pollen characteristics of major agricultural grass species

Ecological restoration of agricultural land can improve its contribution to economic development

‘Staggering’ scale of acute hunger in the Democratic Republic of the Congo