News Link n. 47


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 47

Italian aid: New government, new architecture?

Human Rights, Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines, notes from Yale workshop 

Brazil in Africa 

No more UK financial aid for South Africa by 2015

Unexpected patterns revealed on Chinese aid to Africa

Why we need better data on Chinese aid

Breastfeeding rates in central and western China in 2010: implications for child and population health

Not threatened by BRICS bank: ADB

ASEAN Launches Portal To Facilitate IP Awareness 

Experts Offer Perspectives On R&D Policies In The Public Health Domain 

Policy coherence for improved medical innovation and access

Gabon gets everyone under one social health insurance roof

Health systems and services: the role of acute care

Women’s Health in Central America: The Complexity of Issues and the Need to Focus on Indigenous Healthcare

UNCTAD Handbook: IP And The CBD Protocol On Genetic Resources

New report doubles previous death toll in 2011 Somali famine to 260,000 

Amount of food crops burnt by richest nations as biofuels could feed half the world’s hungriest people, ActionAid says

India’s Federal Cabinet Approves Food Security Bill; Parliament To Debate Proposal 

Egypt’s Birthrate Rises as Population Control Policies Vanish

Drug donations are great, but should Big Pharma be setting the agenda?

Final Two WTO Director Candidates Highlight Technology And IP