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New WHO Guidelines Aim To Improve Global Tobacco Product Regulation

U.N. News: New U.N. health agency regulation guidelines aim to help countries end ‘reign’ of tobacco industry “The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday launched new guidelines on the role that tobacco product regulations can play in saving lives by reducing the demand for tobacco and tobacco products…

Rwanda’s National Eye Care Program Could Serve As Blueprint For Other Countries

Devex: Opinion: 6 challenges and innovations to deliver eye care for all Tony Hulton, chief executive at Vision for a Nation “…New models are urgently needed to meet [the] global health and development challenge [of poor vision]. In 2012, we launched a highly innovative collaboration with Rwanda’s Ministry of Health.…

More News In Global Health

Devex: Good news: Tools for facing down anti-aid media attacks (Anders, 4/10). EURACTIV: Ebola outbreak revealed failings of Guinea’s health system, helped to addressed them (Siali, 4/9). SciDev.Net: Universal health coverage depends on solid data (Deighton, 4/9). Thomson Reuters Foundation: Force feeding burdens obese Mauritanian girls with diabetes, heart disease…

More News In Global Health

Devex: In India, struggles to address mental health (Cousins, 4/12). Devex: New $250M Audacious Project from TED announces first recipients (Cheney, 4/11). Global Health NOW: The Last Temptation of a Child: Drowning Prevention in Rural Bangladesh (Agrawal, 4/11). The Guardian: Want to save the world from hunger? Start by not…

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