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Global Consortium Launches Collaboration To Accelerate Development Of Novel TB Drug Regimens

GSK: First-of-its-kind global collaboration launched to develop transformative treatment regimens for tuberculosis “[On Thursday,] a consortium of philanthropic, non-profit, and private sector organizations launched a collaboration that aims to accelerate the development of novel ‘pan-TB’ drug regimens for the treatment of tuberculosis (TB) that are ready for phase 3 development.…

Devex Explores Challenges Of Blended Finance For Development

Devex: Why blended finance hasn’t taken off “Blended finance has been the hot topic in development finance circles for a number of years, but despite the excitement around it, the practice hasn’t taken off. … While there is more familiarity with the concept than there was a few years ago,…

Pfizer/Upjohn White Paper Provides Review Of Research, Strategies To Address NCDs Globally

Pfizer/Upjohn: Leading the Conversation on Noncommunicable Diseases Worldwide: An Evidence-Based Review of Key Research and Strategies to Develop Sustainable Solutions This white paper provides a review of research and strategies to address noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), including descriptions of the global NCD burden, causes of NCDs, global and regional trends, interventions…

More News In Global Health

Al Jazeera: Pakistan policeman killed in attack targeting polio campaign (Hashim, 2/18). Devex: Top U.S. corporate foundations investing in development (De Vos, 2/14). Devex: Local governments must be empowered to fight climate change, experts say (Smith, 2/14). Reuters: ‘Cancer does not wait’: Children’s medicine shortage stokes anger in Mexico (Jorgic,…

Devex Examines Trends In Development Finance For 2020

Devex: What to watch in development finance in 2020 “A number of factors, including the growing interest of private capital in sustainable investing and the Sustainable Development Goals, seem poised to push the development finance industry to change this year, experts tell Devex. Growing corporate interest in sustainability investing, a…

More Opinions In Global Health

Devex: Opinion: We’re not fighting hard enough against the top killer of children Henrietta H. Fore, executive director at UNICEF, and Kevin Watkins, chief executive of Save the Children U.K. (1/30). Foreign Affairs: Democracy Is Good for Your Health — And Vice Versa Thomas J. Bollyky, director of the Global…

Wellcome Expert Discusses Importance Of Investing In Antibiotic Development

Wellcome: Race for new antibiotics: future success is hanging by a thread Tim Jinks, head of the Drug-resistant Infections Program at Wellcome, discusses the importance of stepping up investments in antibiotic development, highlighting his recent piece published in The Times and writing, “The world desperately needs new antibiotics — they…