News Flash 542: 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 542

Weekly Snapshot of Public Health Challenges


Meeting registration: Principles of Meaningful Involvement of Communities and Civil Society in Global Health Governance. Oct 12, 2023

Establishing the impact of WHO’s normative and standard-setting functions: a call for papers

Overarching effect of health in EU policies

Transforming the health and social equity landscape

German Ministers Call For Investment in Pandemic Prevention, Suggest Cutting Fossil Fuel Subsidy to Pay for Healthcare

Current drafts of the WHO Pandemic Accord lack a provision for access to knowhow/trade secrets. We drafted one

The Post-COVID Consensus

The Future Of COVID-19 Vaccine Development

EPHA’s Recommendations for the European Pharmaceutical Package

From now, until 15/01/2024, you can apply for short course on Pharmaceutical policies in health systems, which will take place in Antwerp from 27 May to 14 June 2024

Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2024 southern hemisphere influenza season

Potential population-level effectiveness of one-dose HPV vaccination in low-income and middle-income countries: a mathematical modelling analysis

Costing of HIV services, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania

MSF responds to groundbreaking news that Johnson & Johnson will not enforce patents on key TB drug bedaquiline in low- and middle-income countries

What’s needed to sustain malaria elimination in the Region of the Americas

Artemisinin-Resistant and HRP-Negative Malaria Parasites in Africa

Malaria innovation: new nets, old challenges

WHO recommends R21/Matrix-M vaccine for malaria prevention in updated advice on immunization

Lessons from a global antimicrobial resistance surveillance network

Fighting AMR: New study targets bacteria, as researchers urge EU to do more

Globalisation of industry-sponsored clinical trials for breast, lung and colon cancer research: trends, threats and opportunities

Poland’s free medications programme faces practical challenges


Researchers have verified 1,329 hunger deaths in Ethiopia’s Tigray region since the cease-fire there

Record-Breaking Global Migration

‘People need migration’: A Q&A with IOM’s new director general

GM food crops yet to crack India’s vast farms

Germany exceeds 2022 target on international climate aid

Asian Development Bank unveils capital moves to boost lending by $100 billion over a decade

How India and the G20 ducked the coal question again

WHO’s Vanessa Kerry on climate crisis: ‘Human survival is on the line’