News Flash 484: 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 484

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


Gender and Development: CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS: Volume 31, Issue 1: Women human rights defenders. Send your detailed abstract of 250 words in an email attachment to  latest by 15 July 2022

Call for input “Promotion and protection of human rights in the context of mitigation, adaptation, and financial actions to address climate change, with particular emphasis on loss and damage” ISSUED BY Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change DEADLINE 23 June 2022

Webinar: From gender-responsive to gender-transformative public services. Public services as a tool to promote gender equality Jun 23, 2022 01:30 PM in Universal Time UTC

Webinar: Localisation of Health Aid: Decolonization or not? Jun 22, 2022 01:30 PM in Nairobi

Webinar: Women in Global Health Switzerland Inaugural Event Jun 27, 2022 04:30 PM in Zurich

The WTO, with its ‘market knows best’ ideology, has failed. It’s time to bury it

Draft decision text at WTO not even close to the real TRIPS Waiver

People’s Health Dispatch Bulletin #27: WTO and WHA: The Struggle Continues

Compulsory licensing for expensive medicines

MC12 Opening Session: Opening remarks by the Director-General

New WHO Report Affirms Need to Study SARS-CoV2 Lab Leak Theory – Alongside Spillover Narrative

From US to South Korea, COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Are Eased Globally

What You Need to Know About the Novavax Protein-Based Vaccine

Start of rolling review for adapted Comirnaty COVID-19 vaccine

Improve antibiotics access to beat ‘silent pandemic’

Superbug Develops Fast Resistance to “Last Resort” Antibiotic

DNDi eNews: June 2022

Africa leads global monkeypox research

Protecting Children: 10 Years of Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention

Big Data strategy for veterinary medicines in the EU

[Commentary] 100 years of “saving” India’s soil: What needs to change?

The European Commission’s €600M food crisis plan

The Micronutrient Forum’s 2022-2025 Strategic Plan

Seafood Affordability Influences Consumption of More Nutritious Species

Implementing Professional Midwife-Led Maternity Care in India for Healthy Pregnant Women: A Community Case Study

Moving medicine in Iraq: The political economy of the pharmaceutical trade

Disabled people being ‘systematically ignored’ on climate crisis, says study


Brazil: Inequality Sharpened, Social Policies Dismantled, More Millions Pushed into Hunger

Niger: Thousands of migrants expelled from Algeria and Libya each month and stranded in Sahel desert

EXCLUSIVE Global investors write to U.N. to urge global plan on farming emissions

Footing the bill: fair finance for loss and damage in an era of escalating climate impacts

EU and Egypt step up cooperation on climate, energy and the green transition

$33bn funding gap for climate ‘loss and damage’