News Flash 508: 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

Tube worm (Protula Tubularia)

News Flash 508

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


WHO: Public health round-up

Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp: Short Course GLOBAL HEALTH IN TIMES OF CRISES Apply before 16 gen 2023

WHO: How to apply for the 4th edition? Health for All Film Festival Deadline: 31st January 2023

PHM: GHW podcasts launch in 2023

UNDP: HALFWAY THERE Sustainable development in 2023

China media plays down COVID severity as WHO seeks detail on variants

China: From Zero-Covid to Zero-Control

TAG-VE statement on the meeting of 3 January on the COVID-19 situation in China

Audio Interview: The Expanding Arsenal of Oral Agents to Treat Covid-19

WHO Africa: You are in control of your sexual health. Protecting yourself and preventing sexually transmitted infections (STIs) is your responsibility

ISOP: Drug Safety in Older Patients

Options For CMS Drug Price Negotiations

Overuse of medications in low- and middle-income countries: a scoping review

Tuberculosis treatment outcomes and patient support groups, southern India

Malawi suspends school opening over deadly cholera outbreak

Hospital-based antimicrobial stewardship, India

Supporting parents for a healthy equitable future

Addressing reproductive health needs across the life course: an integrated, community-based model combining contraception and preconception care

Oregon’s Health Equity and Additional Equity Focuses  by Susan M. Severance

Dissent and the right to protest in context of global health

Humanitarian needs expected to hit record levels in 2023

The New Humanitarian: What’s on our aid policy radar in 2023

Türk urges coordinated approach to save Rohingya at sea

Stand up for human rights: #FightRacism

Africa’s Maternal Deaths Need Urgent Action to Meet SDG Goals

When Food Is Scarce, Women Suffer Most

NGOs deem Taliban female staff ban ‘unacceptable’: aid group head

‘This nightmare is over’: Lula vows to pull Brazil out of Bolsonaro’s era of ‘devastation’

Study Finds Climate Impact Labels on Sample Fast Food Menu Had Strong Effect on Food Selection

Justice should be at the centre of assessments of climate change impacts on health