News Flash 493: Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges

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News Flash 493

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


WHO at the high-level session of the 77th UN General Assembly (UNGA)

Informal, focused consultations (IFCs) on WHO’s pandemic treaty to address: 1) legal matters, 2) equity, 3) IP and access to pandemic response products, and 4) One Health, AMR, Climate and Zoonosis

Global Fund is Still Short of Billions Ahead of Crucial Pledging Conference

Dimensionality of criticality in HPSR and global health: Thoughts from 2022 Emerging Voices for Global Health Fellows

Rethinking Humanitarianism | ‘No regrets’: Peter Maurer on 10 years as ICRC president

Moderna Gives WHO’s mRNA Hub Some Help, Pfizer Snubs Request

EMA recommends standard marketing authorisations for Comirnaty and Spikevax COVID-19 vaccines

A Bivalent Omicron-Containing Booster Vaccine against Covid-19

‘Massive COVID-19 failure’ sets back global development

WHO responds to The Lancet COVID-19 Commission

Innovative Financing to Protect Public Health During a Pandemic

Learning from Different Nations’ Experiences with COVID-19: Models of Public Inquiry, Methods to Globally Network

Closing the Public Health Ethics Gap

To Meet Global HIV Prevention Goals, Expand The PEPFAR-FDA Tentative Approval Pathway

The unknown efficacy of tecovirimat against monkeypox

Gutter to gut: How antimicrobial-resistant microbes journey from environment to humans

Answering the Challenges Posed by Antimicrobial Resistance

Medicines Patent Pool and MedinCell sign license deal to fight malaria

‘Best yet’ malaria vaccine developers eye 2023 rollout

MSF warns that supply delays of critical TB test will cost lives

NCDs in Ghana Spark Caution, Policy Shifts

Heads of State commit to Noncommunicable Disease Global Compact to save 50 million lives by 2030

Curbing the cost of sickle cell disease in Africa

European Health Union: A new EU approach on cancer detection – screening more and screening better

Climate adaptation ‘critical’ for Africa

Protecting Pregnant People and Babies from the Health Effects of Climate Change

Low-Carbon Health Care Done Right

Parliament backs e-fuels, higher EU transport decarbonisation target

Denmark becomes first to offer ‘loss and damage’ climate funding

The Green Brief: Europe’s failed ‘grand bargain’ on energy

Global crises fuel rise in modern slavery, report finds

Jailed and Pregnant: What the Roe Repeal Means for Incarcerated People

Hunger now killing one person every four seconds, NGOs say

Extreme hunger soaring in world’s climate hotspots, says Oxfam