News Flash 483: 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 483

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


The cost of living: an avoidable public health crisis

EU budget 2023: Empowering Europe to continue shaping a changing world

WHO Live Stream Intergovernmental Negotiating Body06-08 June 2022

MSF to governments negotiating at WTO: get it right and adopt the real TRIPS Waiver

Covid-19 Cases in Africa

COVID-19 vaccine patent deal on a knife-edge

EMA adopts first list of critical medicines for COVID-19

Updated WHO interim recommendations for the use of the Janssen Ad26.COV2.S (COVID-19) vaccine

Pfizer’s Antiviral Drug May Have Potential as Long COVID Treatment

COVID amid food insecurity: A perfect storm is brewing in N Korea

‘Monkeypox Begins – and Must be Resolved in – Endemic Countries

WHO Experts Emphasize ‘Window of Opportunity’ to Control Monkeypox Spread as Cases Outside Africa Double Again

Reaching the full preventive potential of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis

Quality and composition of Albendazole, Mebendazole and Praziquantel available in Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana and Tanzania

Long-Term Study Finds Cigarette Smoking Doubled Risk of Developing Heart Failure

Improving Behavioral Health Care For Older Americans: If Not Now, When?


German minister presents plans for mandatory animal welfare label

Most aid funds go to just a few disasters. What about the rest?

Passport And Visa Privileges In Global Health

Localisation of Health Aid: Decolonization or not? Jun 22, 2022 01:30 PM in Nairobi

Children bear brunt of health crisis in Horn of Africa drought

Horn of Africa braces for ‘explosion of child deaths’ as hunger crisis deepens

The World’s Worst Food Crisis for Decades – and What to do About It

Hunger hotspots: UN warns current food insecurity worse than Arab Spring

Nearly half of planet’s land in need of ‘conservation attention’ to halt biodiversity crisis

Industries dump chemicals into fields, pollute Ajnar river in Madhya Pradesh

Chemicals conference in Geneva: what’s on the agenda?

As Heat Kills in India, Action Plans Save Lives

Let Them Eat Carbon

Where Emissions Are High, Reduce Emissions. Where Poverty Is High, Reduce Poverty

Climate action must not be delayed by global crises, UN talks told