News Link 98

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 98

The human embryo is “One of Us”: help us to protect and respect its dignity and integrity   

Petition To Save Meriam Ibrahim Yehya 

Making fair choices on the path to universal health coverage

What is the Open Policy Network? 

Open A.I.R. Project Publications 

The Open African Innovation Research and Training (Open A.I.R.) Project 

Commodities for better health in Africa – time to invest locally

Innovation & IP – Collaborative Dynamics in Africa 

Knowledge & Innovation in Africa – Scenarios for the Future 

BRICS and global health 

BRICS cooperation in strategic health projects

BRICS seek value for money as health-care costs rise 

The BRICS countries: a new force in global health? 

Relative health performance in BRICS over the past 20 years: the winners and losers 

Socioeconomic inequalities and mortality trends in BRICS, 1990–2010

BRICS: opportunities to improve road safety 

Progress towards universal health coverage in BRICS: translating economic growth into better health 

Impact of BRICS’ investment in vaccine development on the global vaccine market  

The economic and social benefits of childhood vaccinations in BRICS 

BRICS’ role in global health and the promotion of universal health coverage: the debate continues 

Tracking the flow of health aid from BRICS countries 

Tuberculosis in BRICS: challenges and opportunities for leadership within the post-2015 agenda 

BRICS in the response to neglected tropical diseases 

BRICS’ contributions to the global health agenda 

Inquinamento atmosferico nelle città del mondo: il database dell’Oms 

Le emissioni di gas a effetto serra accelerano 

Fears over policy based on ‘planetary boundaries’ model 

UNDP cuts HQ staff, creates new lower-level jobs

Italy won’t let corruption stop dev’t aid to Mindanao

Obesity rising