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CIDRAP News: Samoa extends measles emergency (Schnirring, 12/16). Devex: Q&A: Local leadership is ‘only hope’ for SDGs, says mayor of Sierra Leone’s capital (Cheney, 12/17). The Independent: Gabon becomes 70th country to make gay sex illegal (Savage, 12/14). Infection Control Today: Quick Hit: A Conversation With Anthony Fauci, MD: What…

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BBC: How Africa will be affected by climate change (12/15). Devex: Is the world ready for an HIV vaccine? (Jerving, 12/16). Health Policy Watch: Leveraging Urban Leaders To Battle NCDs — Healthy Cities Partnership Expands To 70 (Fletcher, 12/12). NBC: Child marriage is a global scourge. Here’s how Ethiopia is…

Lancet Publishes Articles On Dengue Outbreaks In Latin America, Asia

The Lancet: Dengue in the Americas: Honduras’ worst outbreak (dos Santos et al., 12/14). The Lancet: The dengue epidemic in Bangladesh: risk factors and actionable items (Mamun et al., 12/14). The Lancet: The dengue epidemic and climate change in Nepal (Pandey/Costello, 12/14). The Lancet: Vaccine-attributable severe dengue in the Philippines…

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AP: Once-a-month birth control pill? Experiment works in animals (Neergaard, 12/4). BBC: Air pollution in Nairobi leaves Kenyan children struggling to breathe (Serwanjja, 12/4). Devex: In wake of safeguarding scandal, IPPF approves organizational overhaul (Edwards, 12/5). Devex: Q&A: WASH business: A mixed business model in waste-to-value (Ravelo, 12/5). Devex: Q&A:…

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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…

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AP: Group: 5 more years of Yemen war to cost $29 billion in aid (Magdy, 12/2). Borgen Magazine: An Examination of Elizabeth Warren’s Foreign Policy Platform (Ross, 11/30). Devex: Full sanitation in rural areas is a century away, warn expert groups (Root, 11/29). Devex: The role of data in innovative…

Fortune Feature Examines Controversy Over Sanofi Dengue Vaccine In Philippines

Fortune: Epidemic of Fear: How the Trouble-Ridden Debut of a Breakthrough Vaccine Sparked a Panic “…[W]hile the Philippine news media and most of the politicians involved have moved on, the Dengvaxia controversy continues to have a profound and lasting impact. … In the Philippines, where immunization coverage was already dangerously…

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ABC Science: Women in climate change hotspots face greater burdens when under environmental stress (Lyons, 11/26). AP: Red Cross reports new outbreak of dengue fever in Yemen (Lederer, 11/25). AP: U.N. launches campaign against gender violence targeting rape (Lederer, 11/25). BBC: Lassa fever ‘at risk’ Britons sent home from Sierra…

Media Outlets Continue Coverage Of Efforts To Prevent Dengue, Other Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Devex: Q&A: Mosquito breeding trial raises hopes of defeating dengue (Ravelo, 11/25). HealthDay News: Bacteria Could Be Weapon Against Mosquito-Borne Dengue (Preidt, 11/22). Popular Science: Mosquitoes are becoming resistant to our best defenses (Eschner, 11/22). Science: Mosquitoes armed with bacteria beat back dengue virus (Servick, 11/22).

Wolbachia-Infected Mosquitoes, Bed Nets With Combination Chemical Treatments Help Reduce Dengue, Malaria, Separate Studies Presented At ASTMH Meeting Show

Devex: Malaria: New chemical formulation for bed nets shows promising results “Long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets have been a lifesaving tool against malaria, but increased resistance against pyrethroids — the key chemical ingredient used — had researchers looking for alternatives or adjustments. Now, they may have found one. In a major…