News Flash 539: 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

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News Flash 539

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


Commitment to Development Index 2023

Unprecedented focus on global public health at UN General Assembly

13 September 2023 Strasbourg: 2023 State of the Union Address by President von der Leyen

A Blueprint for Inclusive Health Architecture: Insights from India’s G20 

The G20 and the MDBs: Diss and Dissonance 

ANSER Conference 7-9 February 2024 Brussels

ANSER Conference Call for Abstracts

People, planet, care: A personal reflection on the Zagreb Degrowth week

Climate tech and fighting racism: What’s on the agenda as UN rights body meets?

People’s Health Dispatch Bulletin 58: Legal victories pave the way for health rights

The European Commission’s proposal on a new EU-wide compulsory licensing regime

“Innovation Bullying” In Drug Policy

Strengthening Africa’s Medicines Regulatory Framework is ‘Essential’ for Local Vaccine Production

Can a Smartphone Application Help Address Barriers to Reporting Substandard/Falsified Medical Products? A Pilot Study in Tanzania and Indonesia

PHM: Draft political declaration on pandemic prevention, preparedness, and response avoids commitment on key issues. Instead of ‘mobilising political will’ for equity and effectiveness, the draft declaration opts for a superficial diplomatic consensus

Transforming lives of people living with HIV

KFF Dashboard: Progress Toward Global HIV Targets in PEPFAR Countries

Ahead of UN TB High-Level Meeting, US corporations J&J and Cepheid must pledge access to lifesaving TB medicines and tests for everyone in need

MSF Factsheet: “Time for $5” Campaign

The Gates Foundation Urges Action on Maternal and Newborn Health

HRR 695 Human rights: Food for how thoughts are influenced ‘The right to health’

Ugandan activists want donors to review programs after anti-gay law


Sudan: FAO Launches Emergency Plan to Combat Hunger in Sudan

Small Group of Indian Politicians Show Rare Bipartisan Unity to Fight a Common Enemy – Air Pollution

WHO Announces Air Pollution Summit in Accra to Tackle ‘Public Health Emergency’

Africa climate summit pledges ‘ignore smallholders’

Securing economic development in a climate-changed world

What Happens in the Arctic Does Not Stay in the Arctic

The post-2025 Climate Finance Goal: why the next expert dialogue must address the issue of debt – Public consultation response

EU’s disaster response fund at limit as climate crises mount

Thousands to March on UN to Demand Biden End Fossil Fuels Ahead of Climate Summit