News Flash 420: Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges

News Flash 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

News Flash 420

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


A GUIDE TO GLOBAL HEALTH DIPLOMACY Better health – improved global solidarity – more equity 

Anirban Mahapatra on why the world needs a ‘one-health approach’ 

Beijing vaccine diplomacy goes beyond political rivalry  

International cooperation to align approaches for regulation of COVID-19 vaccines and medicines 

We need a Global Vaccines Taskforce, not just a British or European one 

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Weekly Update 

Latest Covid-19 Statistics from African Countries 

Damn Covid Pandemic, Let’s Begin Exploiting You For Fairer World by Daniele Dionisio

Covid-19 Vaccines – On Fairness and Distribution by Iris Borowy 

Incoming WTO Director-General calls for ‘third way’ towards scaling up manufacturing of COVID-19 vaccines 

COVID-19: global vaccine promises ring hollow 

MSF calls on European Council to enable global production of COVID-19 medical tools 

In Brief: COVAX to pay for COVID-19 vaccine-related injury 

Ghana receives first historic shipment of COVID-19 vaccinations from international COVAX facility 

MSF responds to news of first deliveries of COVID-19 vaccines through the COVAX Facility 

Audio Interview: The Real-World Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccination 

Who Gets a COVID-19 Vaccine and Who Pays? The Need for Economic Analysis 

EMA starts rolling review of Celltrion antibody regdanvimab for COVID-19 

Big Tech and the digital response to Covid-19  

 Russia reports first cases of humans catching bird flu H5N8 

Global Citizen Launches ‘Recover Better Together’ Campaign – Guinea Launches Ebola Vaccinations – Nigeria & Zambia Studies Show High SARS-CoV2 Infections

Why is Ebola back in Guinea?  

Malaria in Southern Venezuela: The hottest hotspot in Latin America 

Malaria is a cause of iron deficiency in African children 

Africa ‘not on track to reach 2030 HIV/AIDS targets’ 

Tuberculosis hits more men than women. But not in Afghanistan 

DNDi: HAT Platform Newsletter No. 21 

Youth, women bridge Africa health gaps 

French climate bill could be more ambitious, says High Climate Council 

The Global Insecurity of Climate Change 

Mitigating the climate change risks to global security: an opportunity for UK leadership in 2021