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Blog Posts, Statements Address Various Aspects Of COVID-19 Pandemic

Center for Global Development: Introducing the COVID-19 Multi-model Comparison Collaboration Kalipso Chalkidou, director of global health policy and senior fellow at CGD, and colleagues (5/27). Center for Global Development: Disease Forecasting during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Have We Learned from Previous Outbreaks? Hiral Shah, senior policy analyst at CGD, and colleagues…

COVID-19 Impacting Africa’s Efforts Against TB, Malaria; India Faces Locust Swarms Amid Pandemic; E.U. Governments Ban Malaria Drug For Coronavirus; 14M At Risk Of Hunger In Latin America; Number Of Cases In Gulf Arab States Passes 200K

AFRICA Devex: Strengthening Africa’s ability to ‘decode’ the coronavirus (Jerving, 5/28). DW: Coronavirus hampers Africa’s fight against malaria, TB (Cascais, 5/27). The Lancet Infectious Diseases: Obstacles to COVID-19 control in east Africa (Nakkazi, 6/1). Reuters: Africa hit by sustained community spread of coronavirus: disease centre (Paravicini, 5/28). Reuters: ‘No masks,…

More News In Global Health

CIDRAP News: Review finds test antibiotics unreliable for diagnosing TB (Dall, 5/20). Devex: Locust swarms prompt fresh FAO appeal, $500M from World Bank (Welsh, 5/22). The Economist: Latin America ponders how to fight ‘obstetric violence’ (5/21). The Economist: Thoughts that the young are not much affected by SARS-CoV-2 look wrong…

Blogs, Statements Address Issues Related To COVID-19 Pandemic

BMJ Opinion: Richard Smith: learning from a four-star general on leading in a time of pandemic Richard Smith, former BMJ editor (5/20). Center for Global Development: Why is DFC Investing in Domestic COVID-19 Programs? Clemence Landers, policy fellow, and Prashant Yadav, senior fellow, both with CGD (5/20). Chicago Council on…

Opinion Pieces Discuss U.S. Development Efforts In Africa; Trump Administration’s Actions On Women’s Health, Relationship With China; Violence In Afghanistan; Access To TB Treatment

Devex: Opinion: A bipartisan legacy of Africa trade worth remembering Tom Sheehy, principal of Quinella Global (5/18). The Hill: Trump assault on women’s choice continues despite pandemic Bridget Kelly, director of research at the Population Institute (5/16). New York Times: Trump Is Playing the China Card. Who Believes Him? Susan…

USAID Fact Sheet Provides Overview Of U.S. Efforts To Eliminate TB in Central Asia

USAID: USAID Eliminating Tuberculosis in Central Asia This fact sheet provides an overview of the USAID Eliminating Tuberculosis in Central Asia project, which aims to reduce the burden of TB in Central Asia by building local and regional capacity and improving the detection and treatment of drug-resistant TB (5/12).

Blogs, Articles Address FP/RH, Cancer, UHC, Other Global Health Topics

Science Speaks: Make adolescent and youth reproductive health programs responsive to needs with better data Bridgit Adamou, technical adviser for family planning with MEASURE Evaluation (5/5). Treatment Action Group: TAGline May 2020: Realizing the Right to Science (Multiple Authors, May 2020). World Economic Forum: Here’s how cancer can be tackled through…

Articles, Statements Address Various Aspects Of COVID-19 Pandemic

Brookings: Figures of the week: The costs of financing Africa’s response to COVID-19 Chris Heitzig, research analyst with the Africa Growth Initiative at Brookings (5/7). Georgetown University Medical Center: Dearth of Medical Resources in Africa for COVID-19 Reminiscent of Early HIV/AIDS Pandemic (5/7). Médecins Sans Frontières: Responding to COVID-19 in…