News Flash 512: 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

Mauve Stinger jellyfish (Pelagia Noctiluca)

News Flash 512

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS – 19th IAHPE Conference: Capitalism, Pandemics, and Public Health (21-24 September 2023, Thessaloniki, Greece) | Deadline on 31 May 2023

WHO:152nd session of the Executive Board proceedings webcast

WHO Pressured to Spend More on Nations

MSF statements at WHO Executive Board 152nd session

EXCLUSIVE: Pandemic Treaty ‘Zero-Draft’ is Out – And Proposes WHO Gets 20% of All Pandemic Products to Ensure Equity

What to watch at WHO’s executive board meeting

Topics Creating Buzz Ahead of WHO’s Upcoming Executive Board Meeting


Statement on the fourteenth meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic

Coronavirus updates

Africans Struggled to Get COVID-19 Tests – What Must Change Before the Next Pandemic?

Facing the New Covid-19 Reality

Study Suggests Side-Effects and Costs Are Biggest Issues for Users Of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

African leaders unite in pledge to end AIDS in children

Eight trends that will impact children in 2023

Pandemic Proof: Learning from Sweden on Superbugs

More countries eliminate neglected tropical diseases but investments key to sustain progress

MSF calls for increased global investment ahead of World NTD Day

Neglected Tropical Diseases: Integrate to Eliminate

Fight Against Parasitic Worms, Sleeping Sickness Gets New Funding

EMA: Meeting highlights from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) 23-26 January 2023

The global gap in access to opioid analgesics for pain management: why is this (still) a silent crisis?

Achieving Patient-Centeredness In Medicare’s New Drug Price Negotiation Program

Use of Clinical Trials Information System becomes mandatory for new clinical trial applications in the EU


Sex workers health: time to act

Interventions to improve health and the determinants of health among sex workers in high-income countries: a systematic review

The Value of Insects: Why We Must Act Now to Protect Them

As the Climate Crisis Bites, Soil Needs Doctors Too

Italian cities fail to meet air pollution threshold, study shows

Urban agrobiodiversity, health and city climate adaptation plans

Political commitments needed to address health impacts of the climate crisis and biodiversity loss

Joy Shumake-Guillemot: linking climate to health

Health brief: Planting trees = saving lives