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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…

U.S. Officials, Taiwan Ministry Of Foreign Affairs Convene Virtual Forum On Expanding Taiwan’s Participation On Global Stage

U.S. Department of State: Virtual Forum on Expanding Taiwan’s Participation on the Global Stage “On March 31, 2020, high-level officials representing the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), the U.S. Department of State, the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Representative Office (TECRO), and the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs convened for a…

WHO, U.S. Considering Guidance Encouraging People To Wear Masks In Public To Prevent Coronavirus Spread; Asymptomatic People Could Spread Virus, Study Suggests

AP: More evidence indicates healthy people can spread virus “Scientists offered more evidence Wednesday that the coronavirus is spread by seemingly healthy people who show no clear symptoms, and the federal government issued new guidance warning that anyone exposed to the disease can be considered a carrier. A study by…

Global Health Community Addresses Various COVID-19 Topics

CSIS: Which Covid-19 Future Will We Choose? J. Stephen Morrison, senior vice president and director, and Anna Carroll, associate fellow, both with the Global Health Policy Center at CSIS (4/1). Chicago Council: Next Generation — The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Food Systems in Africa Oyewale Abioye, Centre…

Media Outlets Continue To Cover UNFPA Report On Reproductive Rights Gaps

Devex: UNFPA findings provide ‘wake-up call’ on reproductive rights gaps “Slightly more than half of women are able to make their own decisions about accessing health care, using contraception, and having sex with their husband or partner, new research from the United Nations Population Fund shows. The findings, released Wednesday,…

April 2020 Issue Of WHO Bulletin Available Online

WHO: Bulletin of the World Health Organization The April 2020 WHO Bulletin features articles on ethical considerations for artificial intelligence in the health sector, including an editorial on balancing the risks and benefits of artificial intelligence in the health sector, a news article about regulating digital health, and a policy…