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Report Examines How Domestic Laws, Regulations Affect Provision Of Health Care Amid Conflict, National Security Challenges

Safeguarding Health In Conflict/Johns Hopkins University/University of Essex: The Criminalization of Healthcare “This report is an initial effort to explore how domestic laws and regulations are used to prosecute and otherwise sanction professionals who provide health care, as well as emerging best practices to shield health care professionals from harassment…

More News In Global Health

Agence France-Presse: Ultra-secure lab in Gabon equipped for Ebola studies (6/19). The Guardian: These Guatemalan women save mothers and babies. Why are they treated so badly? (Johnson, 6/20). The Guardian: The doctor from Myanmar faced with 1 million patients and a plague of rats — podcast (Lamble/Stephens, 6/20). Homeland Preparedness…

More News In Global Health

Associated Press: South Sudan’s latest civil war atrocities kept out of sight (Mednick, 6/6). Thomson Reuters Foundation: Signal sending chip wins prize for new technology to protect women (Wulfhorst, 6/7). VOA News: Cuban Doctors Arrive in Kenya, to Chagrin of Doctors Union (Ombuor, 6/6). Xinhua News: Cholera cases in Nigerian…

Opinion Pieces Discuss Impacts of Investing In, Empowering Women, Girls

Devex: Opinion: E.U. can stop the global rollback of girls’ rights Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen, CEO of Plan International “…Girls’ rights are being challenged in so many countries in the world — even in Europe. It’s part of a general roll-back on human rights and a shrinking space for civil society. ……

Frontline Health Workers Share Personal Experiences With Policymakers About Global Effort To Achieve UHC

IntraHealth International: Storytelling Training Leads Frontline Health Workers to Advocate at the Highest Levels of Governance “The firsthand perspectives of frontline health workers are becoming more influential at the highest levels of policymaking, including last week during the 71st World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. Dozens of health workers, among…

BMJ Blog Posts Discuss Aspects Of Universal Health Coverage

BMJ Blog: Paying and investing in last-mile community health workers accelerates universal health coverage Wilhelmina Jallah, minister of health of the Republic of Liberia; Francis Kateh, chief medical officer/deputy minister of health of the Republic of Liberia; and Raj Panjabi, chief executive of Last Mile Health and assistant professor at…

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