Health Breaking News: Link 237

Health Breaking News 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


Health Breaking News: Link 237


Governing multisectoral action for health in low- and middle-income countries 

Building the social foundations of planetary health  

The Lancet: Open letter to WHO DG candidates: keep policy and priority setting free of commercial influence 

ICIC17 – 17th International Conference on Integrated Care, Dublin 8-10 May 2017 

May 10, 2017: UNPO Announces European Parliament Conference: Who Pays the Price? CPEC and the Challenges Facing Ethnic & Religious Minorities in Pakistan 

Indigenous peoples push for permanent seat at UN 

UN food agencies urge Governments to step up food action in African countries facing famine 

UN food agencies warn against ignoring famine alarm 

Standing up for humanity: What we need to do to tackle the hunger crisis 

How to help Africa feed itself 

Water is key to ending Africa’s chronic hunger cycle 

World Report on Health Policy and Systems Research launched 

CONCORD annual report 2016 

CGD annual report 2016 

Map of the Day: A Victory-in-Progress Against Least-Known Worst Diseases in the World 

Women’s Economic Empowerment Means Access to Family Planning Too 

W20 Summit champions women’s interests ahead of G20 

US Officials Eye Next Steps on Trade with Europe, Japan, NAFTA Partners 

TRIPS Flexibilities Under Threat From Investment Disputes: A Closer Look At Canada’s “Win” Against Eli Lilly 

How Sanofi Prices Its MS Drug Aubagio (Teriflunomide) in the U.S. and Five Reference Countries 

Investors join MSF in calling Pfizer to reduce the price of vaccine against top childhood killer 

Study: Replacing existing vaccines with heat-stable versions saves money, protects more mothers and children from deadly diseases 

Brazilian scientists break genetic code of Zika protein 

It’s the Deadliest Neglected Tropical Disease in the World. Who’s Giving Grants to Fight It? 

Malaria Data Access Committee launched 

New R&D Funding Model For TB, Antimicrobial Resistance  

Restoring Equity To The Health Law Debate 

UNPO newsletter April 2017 edition 

Debate Over Paris Climate Deal Could Turn on a Single Phrase 

Can Crowdfunding Bring New Funding to Environmental Projects?