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Editorials, Opinion Pieces Discuss Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

The Lancet: Redefining vulnerability in the era of COVID-19 Editorial Board “What does it mean to be vulnerable? … Certainly, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, vulnerable groups are not only elderly people, those with ill health and comorbidities, or homeless or underhoused people, but also people from a gradient of socioeconomic…

Opinion Pieces Discuss Various Aspects Of COVID-19 Pandemic

The Atlantic: Authoritarian Populists Have Six Classic Moves. Trump’s Response to COVID-19 Uses Five of Them. Kristy Parker, counsel at Protect Democracy, and Yascha Mounk, contributing writer at The Atlantic, associate professor at Johns Hopkins University, senior fellow at the German Marshall Fund, senior adviser at Protect Democracy, and author…

Editorials, Opinion Pieces Examine Various Aspects Of COVID-19 Pandemic

New York Times: The Wall That Didn’t Stop the Coronavirus Editorial Board “…Rounding up undocumented immigrants and shutting down the border is something President Trump has yearned to do since long before the coronavirus began its fateful spread. And his animosity toward undocumented immigrants is affecting the efforts to contain…

More Opinions In Global Health

Devex: Opinion: It’s time to stop guessing how much donors spend on gender equality Tessie San Martin and Nora O’Connell, board members of Friends of Publish What You Fund (3/31). IPS: Neglected Diseases Kill More People than COVID-19 — It’s Time to Address Them Adaeze Oreh, senior health policy adviser…

Opinion Pieces Discuss Climate Change, Lessons From COVID-19

Al Jazeera: The coronavirus outbreak is part of the climate change crisis Vijay Kolinjivadi, post-doctoral fellow at the Institute of Development Policy at the University of Antwerp (3/30). Devex: Opinion: Why central banks care about climate change Alfred Hannig, executive director of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (3/27). Foreign Policy:…

Editorials, Opinion Pieces Examine Various Aspects Of COVID-19 Pandemic

Wall Street Journal: The Real Cure for Coronavirus Editorial Board “Governments are frantically trying to contain and combat the coronavirus, and those efforts are important, but the world’s best hope is private innovation. Cutting-edge diagnostic tests and treatments are advancing, and government should encourage the trend. President Trump recently ordered…

Editorials, Opinion Pieces Discuss Various Aspects Of Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

The Lancet: COVID-19: learning from experience Editorial Board “…[M]any countries are still not following WHO’s clear recommendations on containment (widespread testing, quarantine of cases, contact tracing, and social distancing) and have instead implemented haphazard measures … Alongside the deep distress felt as many countries experience a peak in cases or…

More Opinions In Global Health

Devex: Opinion: How health care systems designed by and for women can save lives Sylvana Q. Sinha, founder and CEO of Praava Health, a Bangladeshi health system offering patient-centered family health and diagnostics (3/24). The Lancet: Building on the PrEP victory Editorial Board (3/28). The Lancet: Why WHO needs a…