News Flash 558: 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 558

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


Global health inequities: more challenges, some solutions

The Responsibility of My Country in an Unjust Global System: Do No Harm

Stop taking the Global South for granted

WHO and Health & Environment: Need to Rethink Role of Civil Society  by Raymond Saner

Health policy implications of corporate social responsibility provisions in international investment agreements

EXCLUSIVE: Reject Drug Procurement Secrecy, Civil Society Urges ‘Big Five’ Buyers

Forum Discusses High Drug Prices in Wealthy Countries and Access to Medicines in Conflicts

Much Ado About Nothing: Why ‘March-In’ Rights Won’t Lower Drug Prices

Measuring The Health Of Primary Care: Lessons From US And Global Scorecards

Meeting registration: „„EB TODAY – EB154 Review (continued) on 13 February 2024“ verwalten  

Developing an agenda for the decolonization of global health

About 13 children die each day at a camp in Sudan for displaced people, medical charity MSF says

Addressing health inequalities in gender diverse people

Putting survivors at the forefront of the global movement to end female genital mutilation

Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting in Asia Remain a Neglected Problem

Envisioning an End to FGM/C

Colombia takes significant next step to expand people’s access to affordable HIV treatment, and moves forward with compulsory license for HIV medicine dolutegravir

Polio Eradication Strategies and Challenges: Navigating Hidden Risks  by Muhammad Noman

Pakistan Pushes Towards Polio Eradication – Can Elections Help Pave the Way? 

Taking the neglect out of neglected tropical diseases

Neglected Tropical Diseases Persist in the World’s Poorest Places

South American cities release mosquitoes to stem disease

Southern African Govts Tackle Cholera at Extraordinary Summit

WHO and MPP announce technology transfer license to enable greater patient access to multiple essential diagnostics

Tobacco COP10 to Address New Products and Industry Interference

Shrimp farms threaten livelihoods of small-scale fishers


Climate risks in urban areas

Burning e-waste contaminating breast milk in Ghana

‘A deeply troubling discovery’: Earth may have already passed the crucial 1.5°C warming limit

Recommendations for 2040 targets to reach climate neutrality by 2050

EU Commission chief to withdraw the contested pesticide regulation