News Flash 560: 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 560

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


Statement by Principals of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC): Civilians in Gaza in extreme peril while the world watches on

Webinar registration: High-level dialogue between the WHO Director-General and the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: ‘Realizing the Right to Health in a world in turmoil’ Mar 6, 2024 

Ethiopia: How Persistent Unemployment and Low Motivation Affect Health Workers and the Healthcare System  by Melaku Kebede 

Advancing primary health care in Africa through capacity building, advocacy, and partnership: the International Institute for Primary Health Care in Ethiopia 

AidWatch 2022 | 1 euro in every 6 not going towards those left furthest behind

Using Law To Advance Population Health Planning

Many efforts yet few achievements: Where should healthcare quality improvement policies focus in LMICs?

Children’s lives threatened by rising malnutrition in the Gaza Strip

In eastern Chad, people fleeing Sudan continue to face unmet needs amid limited response

Advocating for a sleep-friendly hospital status

Launch of new HMA-EMA catalogues of real-world data sources and studies

Shortage of Cholera Vaccines Spurs Africa CDC’s Quest for Local Manufacturing of Medical Products

Defining Disease X

COVID Rebound Can Happen Whether or Not You Take Paxlovid

149 experts call to find all TB to stop TB

Multi-agency report highlights importance of reducing antibiotic use

The EU must continue to support development of drugs for neglected infectious diseases in Framework Programme 10

The AU plans to pool resources to unify $50B pharma market

MSF welcomes Indian government standing strong against EFTA trade deal’s harmful intellectual property provisions

Medicines Law & Policy Intervention at the WHO Pandemic Accord Negotiations

Can telemedicine bridge Africa’s healthcare divide?

Africa programme launches ‘A Continent in Conversation’ series at AU summit

Blended Finance Is (Still) a Mess

Blended finance can perpetuate climate colonialism

UN agriculture fund bets big on innovation to improve food security

Innovation ‘imperative’ for securing rice production

Experts Fear Nigeria’s Food Inflation Could Worsen Hunger Crisis

Climate change-driven pests silently devastate Indian farms

Phasing out from Fossil Fuels: An Imperative for Climate Justice

When It Comes to Climate and Development, Worry Less about Finance and More about People

EU deal on improved air quality fails to align with WHO standards

Why Should Climate Change and Biodiversity Loss Be Tackled Together?