News Link n. 34


The news links are part of the research project GESPAM (Geopolitica, Salute Pubblica e Accesso alle Medicine/Geopolitics, Public Health and Access to Medicines), which aims to focus on the best options for the use of trade and government rules related to public health by resource-limited countries.


News Link 34

What happened in Davos

Threatened aid cuts seen as big blow to malaria fight

FTT deal ignites debate on how to allocate funds

Much talk, few results? African Union summit ends

Presidential Inbox: Integrating Global Health Into the Pivot Strategy 

Could China and Its Fellow BRICS Nations Lead the Way on Climate Change?

Human resource development and capacity-building during China’s rapid scale-up of methadone maintenance treatment services 

Africa: Supporting Women in Agriculture for a ‘Prosperous’ Africa

Genetic Resources And Traditional Knowledge : Getting The Rules Right For Agriculture: A Key Challenge For WIPO’s IGC

FAO and TABLE FOR TWO to fight hunger and poverty

David Owen’s NHS bill offers a final chance to save our health service 

Potential Elements Of The WHO Global R&D Treaty: Tailoring Solutions For Disparate Contexts 

WHO Executive Board Concludes After ‘Unpredecented’ Workload

WHO Board Approves Resolution On Neglected Diseases; Sets Next Meeting On Substandard Medicines

Debate Erupts At WHO Over “Consensus” On Financing R&D For The Poor

Governments Put WHO’s Independence At Heart Of Reform Debate

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim Speech on Anti-Corruption at the Center for Strategic and International Studies 

The private sector: A critical but misused partner