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Opinion Pieces Address Topics Related To COVID-19, Including Managing TB, COVID-19 Syndemic In India; Pandemic’s Inequalities; Global Economy; Transparency In COVID-19 Policies

BMJ Global Health: India’s syndemic of tuberculosis and COVID-19 Rukmini Shrinivasan, independent data journalist; Saurabh Rane, XDR-TB survivor and activist with Survivors Against Tuberculosis; and Madhukar Pai, Canada research chair in translational epidemiology & global health, and associate director of McGill International TB Centre at McGill University (11/16). IPS: COVID-19…

Global Fund Must Integrate Mental Health Into Its TB, HIV Strategies, Opinion Piece Says

Devex: Opinion: Why mental health integration in HIV and TB programs is a win-win Ren Minghui, assistant director general for universal health coverage/communicable and noncommunicable diseases at the WHO and WHO representative on the boards of the Global Fund, UNAIDS, and UNITAID; and Shannon Hader, deputy executive director of programs…

Friends Of The Global Fight Releases Transition Document For Incoming Biden Administration, Outlines 5 Priority Actions For U.S. Global Health

Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: U.S. Global Health Leadership for a Safer and More Equitable World “[On Monday], Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria released our transition document for the incoming Biden administration: ‘U.S. Global Health Leadership for a Safer and…

More COVID-19 & Global Health News

Borgen Magazine: Lack of Resources in Yemen Due to COVID-19 and Violence (Padmaraj, 11/8). Borgen Magazine: Destigmatize COVID-19 in Africa: From Nurses to Zindzi Mandela (Webb, 11/7). Borgen Magazine: The Global Oxygen Shortage During COVID-19 (Weir, 11/9). The Guardian: HIV: new diagnoses among gay and bisexual men at lowest level…

More COVID-19 & Global Health News

AP: Bangladeshi floating hospital treats flood-ravaged community (Alam, 10/30). Devex: Can repurposing masks to detect child TB work? (Ravelo, 10/30). Devex: DFAT backtracks on controversial budget decision (Cornish, 10/29). The Economist: How covid-19 hinders the fight against malaria (10/31). The Guardian: Women Deliver racism investigation verdict described as a ‘slap…

8 Countries Account For 66% Of World’s TB Cases, WHO Report Shows

Washington Post: Tuberculosis is a major worldwide threat and the pandemic could make it worse, WHO says “…In a new report, WHO provides a global update on the state of TB and the fight against the disease, which is both preventable and curable. The report paints a dire picture of…

Aidspan Publishes New Issue Of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan: Global Fund Observer Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, has published Issue 388 of the ‘Global Fund Observer.’ The newsletter includes an article highlighting reports from the Global Fund and WHO on COVID-19 and global tuberculosis; an article on the importance…

Blog Posts, Releases Spotlight TB As 51st Union World Conference On Lung Health Begins

IDSA’s “Science Speaks”: The 51st Union Conference on Lung Health: Four-month regimen cures TB as well as standard six-month treatment course (Aziz, 10/21). Médecins Sans Frontières Access Campaign: DR-TB and TB-Prevention Drugs Under the Microscope, 7th Edition (10/19). UNAIDS: 51st Union World Conference on Lung Health opens today as gains…

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