News Flash 548: 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

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News Flash 548

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


The rest and the west

Webinar registration: Clean Cooking for Public Health manifesto launch – Safeguarding health from gas cooking Nov 21, 2023

Webinar registration: What are the regulatory tasks in the oversight of clinical trials? Nov 21, 2023

Registration: 6th EPHA Universal Access and Affordable Medicines Forum Inizio modulo December 8 2023

European Public Health Alliance (epha): Strengthening Public Health Across the European Union

DNDi: 20 years of delivering treatments for neglected patients

Second World Local Production Forum Launches New Collaborations; Civil Society Protests IP Barriers

WHO updates guidelines on treatments for COVID-19

A global research agenda on public health and social measures during emergencies

Two New RSV Products to Protect Infants

Existing terminology related to antimicrobial resistance fails to evoke risk perceptions and be remembered


MSF warns governments are failing to test, treat and prevent TB in children

Target product profiles: tests for tuberculosis treatment monitoring and optimization

Access to TB Testing and Treatments: GeneXpert and Delamanid

Landmark Clinical Trial Redefines Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Options

World Diabetes Day: How insulin pens improve the lives of people with diabetes

Tobacco Industry’s Interference in Government Policy Increases Globally

43 million went hungry in Latam, Caribbean last year: UN

Hunger, Food Sovereignty and COVID-19 Pandemic: Food Risks During Lockdown

EU actions to enhance global food security

Solar panels bring power to rural health facilities

Artificial Intelligence vs. Agroecology? New report exposes how digitalization and artificial intelligence risk undermining peasant knowledge and autonomy

National nutrition surveillance programmes in 18 countries in SouthEast Asia and Western Pacific Regions: a systematic scoping review

HRR 704 (COP29 special) NATURE DOES NOT BELONG TO US; WE BELONG TO NATURE –AND NATURE HAS ESTABLISHED RIGHTS (and will ultimately win despite of us!)

Study: Extreme Dry Condition in Syria, Iraq, Iran due to Climate Change

In UN talks for a global plastic treaty, delegates to face off over production limits

China’s development banks provided no green energy finance in 2022 -research

Time to Convert Climate Change Rhetoric into Action, Says WFP’s Gernot Laganda

Asia Pacific’s waste disposal a burning question

Coffee has a climate problem. Here’s how to fix it

Climate change altering U.S. in profound ways, major report finds