Health Breaking News 324

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 324


WHO: public health round-up 

New WHO structure revealed 

Accelerating universal health coverage: a call for papers 

Social innovation: engaging communities in improving their own health 

Open letter to CEPI Board Members: Revise CEPI’s access policy 

Norway has invested 200 million euros in epidemic preparedness, but are they getting what they’re paying for? 

From Ebola to Antimicrobial Resistance: Coming Into a Health Center Could Kill you! by Garance F Upham 

‘A slow-burn crisis’: how Ebola will take months to resolve 

Latest numbers from DRC Ebola as of 5 March 2019 

Governance for health: the HIV response and general global health 

H.I.V. Is Reported Cured in a Second Patient, a Milestone in the Global AIDS Epidemic 

Testing everyone for HIV leads to drop in infection by a third 

Countdown to 2030: eliminating hepatitis B disease, China 

New data platform supports global control of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiases 

Full G-FINDER 2018 report 

Prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases: lessons from the HIV experience 

European Patent Office Report Compares Compulsory Licensing Practices By Country 

Will US Drug Pricing Politics Change Intimidation Practices Globally? 

A Shortfall In Innovation Is The Cause Of High Drug Prices 

Open letter supporting Italy’s proposed resolution on Improving the transparency of markets for drugs, vaccines and other health-related technologies  

The Edge Walkers: How a Global Women’s Fund Sustains Grassroots Work 

The Future Women Want: Free of Violence 

Q&A: The African Union Development Agency takes shape 

Is trade with India changing Africa’s health care landscape? 

UK launches global fund to help end ‘period poverty’ by 2050 

EU’s agricultural policy can be reformed for better health, ENVI vote testifies 

Fixing food systems in 80 steps: time for a Common Food Policy for the EU 

Tackling the Global Syndemic of obesity, under-nutrition and climate change 

Transition to a planetary health diet: lessons from the Danish Whole Grain Partnership 

22 of world’s 30 most polluted cities are in India, Greenpeace says