Health Breaking News 316

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 316


Why 2019 is a Make-or-Break Year for International Aid 

WHO Barcelona course on health financing for universal health coverage 18 – 22 March 2019 

How corporations are approaching sustainability and the Global Goals 

Jim Kim quits the World Bank, an unexpected gift to Donald Trump 

Nigeria faces a health financing cliff edge 

National age-of-consent laws and adolescent HIV testing in subSaharan Africa: a propensity-score matched study 

First malaria saliva test could help eliminate the disease through early diagnosis 

How to Stop Losing the Fight Against Malaria 

The elimination of human African trypanosomiasis is in sight: Report from the third WHO stakeholders meeting on elimination of gambiense human African trypanosomiasis 

Using the polio programme to deliver primary health care in Nigeria: implementation research 

Pakistan and Afghanistan: the final wild poliovirus bastion 

Zika: the continuing threat 

Orphan numbers rise as Ebola persists in DRC 

DRC Ebola: latest numbers as of 9 January 2019 

Machine learning can fix how we manage health on a global scale 

New ethical challenges of digital technologies, machine learning and artificial intelligence in public health: a call for papers 

Proxy indicators for antibiotic consumption; surveillance needed to control antimicrobial resistance 

European Alliance for Responsible R&D and Affordable Medicines: “Putting People’s Health First: Improving Access to Medicines in Europe” 

Policy Options For Increasing Generic Drug Competition Through Importation 

Time to put a stop to the abuse of orphan drug regulation- the latest scandal

LA SALUTE GLOBALECOME MOTORE DI CAMBIAMENTO 15 Febbraio 2019 ore 9.30-18 Robert F. Kennedy International House of Human Rights Via Ghibellina, 12a – Firenze 

Health system costs for individual and comorbid noncommunicable diseases: An analysis of publicly funded health events from New Zealand 

Can The Market Deliver Affordable Health Insurance Options In Rural Areas? 

Prescription Drug Policy: The Year In Review, And The Year Ahead 

‘Yes, Resilience and Sustainability Are Too Narrowly Defined’ by Claudio Schuftan 

10 humanitarian crises and trends to watch in 2019 

Global health disruptors: Migration 

Indigenous People, the First Victims of Brazil’s New Far-Right Government 

Sunrise Movement is Shaking Up the Climate Debate. Will More Funders Pay Attention? 

Building climate change resilience in Niger to keep hunger away  

Crunch time for crisp makers as EU waste targets loom 

How Forgotten Local Plants Could Ease Malnutrition in East Timor 

Fish protein wafers to ease acute malnutrition in children 

WFP Calls for Biometric System to Prevent Food Aid Theft in Yemen