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Global Food Security Act Links Chronic Hunger To National Security

The Hill: Senators: Global hunger a national security problem “A bipartisan pair of senators is pushing legislation aimed at combating chronic hunger around the world by linking the issue to national security. Sens. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) have introduced the Global Food Security Act, which includes a…

Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement In Current Form Would Negatively Impact Global Health

Health Affairs Blog: The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Threat To Global Health? Deane Marchbein, president of the Doctors Without Borders USA Board of Directors, writes, “Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) … [is] deeply concerned that the [Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)], in its current form, will lock-in high, unsustainable drug prices, block…

Empower Women By Including Them In All Aspects Of Society

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: Why Moms Matter to U.S. Foreign Policy U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell highlights stories of mothers worldwide who “counter violent extremism,” “promote health and well-being,” and “inspire champions for equality,” writing, “So on Mother’s Day — and every day — we can…

Kaiser Family Foundation Releases Brief Examining Corruption, Global Health

Kaiser Family Foundation: Corruption and Global Health: Summary of a Policy Roundtable A new Kaiser Family Foundation brief explores what is known and understood about how corruption overseas affects U.S. global health programs, including the challenges in measuring and quantifying the problem. The brief summarizes a roundtable discussion of experts…

CSIS Report Examines U.S. Government’s Polio Efforts, ‘Legacy Planning’

Center for Strategic & International Studies: The United States Should Take a Proactive Stance on Polio Eradication Legacy Planning In this report, Nellie Bristol, a senior fellow with the CSIS Global Health Policy Center, discusses the U.S. government’s role in polio eradication and polio ‘legacy planning’ (5/6).

U.S. Senate Prepares To Debate Food Aid Bills

Devex: Food aid showdown in U.S. Congress “The Global Food Security Act of 2015 is looking for another shot in the U.S. Senate, but some insiders have speculated the bill could get tangled with efforts to reform other long-embattled U.S. policies around food aid…” (Luke, 5/7).

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