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AP: Amnesty: Yemen’s disabled are neglected, and suffering (Debre, 12/3). The Guardian: Mosquitoes bring ‘mystery illness’ to the mountain villages of Nepal (Pattisson/Sedha, 12/3). The Guardian: ‘My dignity is destroyed’: the scourge of sexual violence in Cox’s Bazar (Marsh, 12/3). Reuters: U.N. to deliver food aid to 4.1 mln in…

Health Benefits Of Cutting Air Pollution Begin Within Weeks, Study Shows

The Guardian: Cutting air pollution ‘can prevent deaths within weeks’ “Cutting air pollution can prevent deaths within weeks, according to scientists. They found the health benefits of clean air were ‘almost immediate and substantial’ and stretched into the long term, saving billions of dollars. The review examined the evidence for…

Climate Action Summit Sees Limited Commitment From Largest Emitters While Some Companies, Foundations Take Steps Forward On Adaptation, Mitigation

Devex: U.N. climate summit a ‘stepping stone’ for new action, experts say “The world’s largest emitters did not answer U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres’ call for ‘concrete’ commitments on climate change during the U.N. Climate Action Summit. But some companies, foundations, and other players made it clear this week that they…

Opinion Piece Outlines Actions For Preventing Disease Outbreaks As Climate Changes

Global Health NOW: 3 Keys to Outbreak Preparedness in the Climate Change Era Chikwe Ihekweazu, director general of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control “…To wake up from our paralysis and prepare for the impact of climate change on infectious disease outbreak preparedness and response, there are 3 critical steps…

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AFP: Iran HIV protests: 300 infections from one needle called ‘statistically inconceivable’ (10/8). Al Jazeera: Yemen fuel shortage: health concerns rise as rubbish piles up (al-Attab, 10/9). Associated Press: Save the Children warns of cholera spike in Yemen’s north (10/9). Becker’s Hospital Review: Bill Gates: Funding scientific innovation would end…

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Borgen Magazine: Why Lifting Women out of Poverty is Essential (Grant, 9/18). The Economist: Climate change is making it harder to reduce poverty in Malawi (9/16). Homeland Preparedness News: Kenya, Ghana and Malawi launch world’s first malaria vaccine (Galford, 9/17). New Humanitarian: Why you don’t want to be a Venezuelan…

USAID Deploys Disaster Assistance Team To Hurricane-Hit Bahamas To Assist In Humanitarian Efforts

USAID: USAID Deploys Disaster Assistance Response Team to the Commonwealth of the Bahamas”The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has deployed a Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) to The Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian-the second strongest Atlantic hurricane on record and the strongest to ever hit The Bahamas-continues to bring life-threatening…

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