News Flash 456: 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 456

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


Call for nominations to serve on the WHO Youth Council

COHRED Global R&D Equity Initiative: Invitation to Act

UK to host G7 foreign and development ministers on Dec. 10-12

Living Well on a Finite Planet: Building a Caring World Beyond Growth

How the World Bank can be bolder on climate finance after COP 26

UN shipping summit criticised for ‘dangerous’ delay on emissions plan

Universal healthcare ‘shouldn’t cost the earth’

Climate Change with 8 Billion Humans

Meeting Registration: WHA Today – WHA Special Session on Pandemic Treaty, 29 November – 1 December 2021

24 November 2021 G2H2 Report ‘The politics of a WHO pandemic treaty in a disenchanted world

‘Broad Consensus’ on Binding Pandemic Pact, Says Tedros

Human Rights Must Guide a Pandemic Treaty

The Pandemic Treaty Proposal expands global health inequities

Independent Panel Co-Chairs Blast Slow Pace of Pandemic Reforms – Call for UN Summit After Next Week’s Special World Health Assembly 

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Weekly Update

Comirnaty COVID-19 vaccine: EMA recommends approval for children aged 5 to 11

WHO issues guidelines on the treatment of children with multisystem inflammatory syndrome associated with COVID-19

WHO and MPP announce the first transparent, global, non-exclusive licence for a COVID-19 technology

EMA receives application for marketing authorisation for Lagevrio (molnupiravir) for treating patients with COVID 19

EMA evaluating data on booster dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen

The struggle for vaccine equity intensifies in Italy

Vaccine inequity persists as African continent yet to surpass 10% vaccination rate

COVID-19 affected the treatment of tuberculosis, cancer

Research suggests malaria exposure could reduce COVID-19 severity

Threat of superbugs looms large with few new drugs in the pipeline

Leaving no one behind: the need for a truly global response to antimicrobial resistance

2011-2020: More than 40% decrease in sales of antimicrobials for use in animals

World AIDS Day conference: “Global Health Champion Germany?! From HIV to SARS-CoV-2. What have we (not) learned? December 1, 2021


Ten simple rules for Global North researchers to stop perpetuating helicopter research in the Global South

Registration: Care Extractivism Webinar Nov 29, 2021 08:00 PM in India

Combatting Health Misinformation And Disinformation: Building An Evidence Base

Women bore brunt of social and economic impacts of Covid – Red Cross