Health Breaking News: Link 286

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 286


Improving Individual And Community Health Through Better Employment Opportunities 

When We Build The Next Health System, Can We Break The Cycle Of High Costs And Low Value? 

The next forum for unraveling FDA off-label marketing rules: State and federal legislatures  

IFIC webinar: Integrated Care Matters Series 2: A Community Approach to Palliative and End of Life Care 16th May, 2018 12.00 – 13.00 (BST) 

Ongoing training of community health workers in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic scoping review of the literature 

Development Cooperation Has Emerged a Winner in the EU’s 2021-2027 Budget Proposal, but the Odds Are Stacked against It 

Open letter to the EU on the use of ODA to support private investments in developing countries 

IMF conditionality: still undermining healthcare & social protection? 

Dept. of Renewal: A Pharma Foundation Keeps the Money Flowing to Its Global Health Grantees 

UN forum to coordinate global efforts to address worsening water shortages 

Recipe to Save 700,000 Young Children a Year: Clean Water & Decent Toilets 

A Simple Way to Improve a Billion Lives: Eyeglasses 

Global Health: Chatham House Round-Table Re-Defines Development Of Bio-Safety Labs In Developing Countries 

MSF: Access Campaign Year in Review 2017 

Unitaid Calls For Proposals On TB, Hails New Insecticide 

Against all odds, Yemen launches its first large-scale treatment campaign against trachoma  

(S)WASH-D for Worms: A pilot study investigating the differential impact of school- versus community-based integrated control programs for soil-transmitted helminths 

Collective Efforts By Civil Society Groups Bar The Way To Hepatitis C Patents  

Ebola: DR Congo confirms new outbreak in country’s north-west 

UK joins Ebola fightback as four more cases are reported  

Lesotho HIV and health situation room brings innovation to country’s AIDS response 

AIDS Runs Rampant in Venezuela, Putting an Ancient Culture at Risk

Truvada Case Shows Civil Society’s Success With Pre-Grant Opposition 

Evergreened Patents Cause Unwarranted High Drug Prices, Hinder Growth Of Local Producers – NGOs, Thai Producers Claim 

Brazilian Superior Court Of Justice Stops Patent Term Extension Attempts  

Study Finds Rise In Use Of India’s Section 3(d) Against Pharma Primary Patents 

US State-By-State Analysis Shows Benefits Of Funding Global Health Research 

Fast Forward: How the Trump Effect is Accelerating Key Trends in Philanthropy 

Nicaragua: the House of Cards you probably didn’t notice 

HMONG May 2018 Newsletter 

Human Rights Reader 446 

Safeguards against sexual exploitation and abuse in development and humanitarian action – European NGOs action points  

The Green Climate Fund commits billions, but falls short on disbursements 

Education key to Pakistan reducing carbon emissions 

NGOs tell Commission to listen to science and differentiate biofuels