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KFF Budget Summary Analyzes Global Health Aspects Of FY19 SFOPs Appropriations Bill Approved By Senate Committee

Kaiser Family Foundation: Senate Appropriations Committee Approves FY19 State & Foreign Operations (SFOPs) Appropriations Bill This budget summary highlights global health-related aspects of the FY19 State & Foreign Operations (SFOPs) appropriations bill and accompanying report approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee. The SFOPs bill includes funding for U.S. global health…

Nikki Haley Criticizes U.N. Report Examining Poverty In U.S.

Fox News: Nikki Haley blasts U.N. report on poverty in America as ‘misleading and politically motivated’ “A United Nations report criticizing the U.S. government on poverty in America is ‘misleading and politically motivated,’ according to U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley…” (Edson, 6/21). The Guardian: Nikki Haley attacks damning…

Smithsonian Institute’s New ‘Outbreak’ Exhibit Explores Epidemics, Highlights Importance Of Preparedness

The Lancet: Understanding, preventing, and stopping epidemics Amanda McClelland, senior vice president of the prevent epidemics team, and Thomas R. Frieden, president and chief executive officer, both at Resolve to Save Lives “…Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World, at the U.S. Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of Natural History in Washington,…

U.S. Must Budget Wisely To Continue American Leadership In Epidemic Preparedness

The Hill: Fighting pandemics abroad is in our own best interest Jonathan Fielding, professor of public health and pediatrics at the University of California, Los Angeles “…[The U.S. has] been at the forefront of fighting diseases, which often start in Asian or African countries needing rapid assistance to curtail their…

USAID Global Nutrition Project Official Outlines Lessons To Encourage Multisectoral Agriculture, Nutrition Programming

News Deeply: Agriculture and Nutrition Can’t Be Kept in Separate Silos, Say Experts “…USAID’s Strengthening Partnerships, Results and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) project … has been working for the last seven years to bring together the disparate worlds of agriculture and nutrition. Heather Danton, the director of food security…

Human Rights Advocates Urge U.S. To Rejoin U.N. Council

The Guardian: Quitting U.N. human rights council puts U.S. ‘on wrong side of history’ — activists “The Trump administration’s decision to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council puts the U.S. on the wrong side of history and should be urgently reversed, activists have said. The council needed reform, said…

Friends Of Global Fight Reacts To SFOPs Appropriations Bills

Friends of the Global Fight: Friends Applauds House and Senate Appropriations Committees for Robust Funding for the Global Fund and International Assistance “This week the House and Senate Appropriations Committees reported out FY 2019 funding bills for the Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs (SFOPS), both sustaining funding…

Trump Administration’s Family Separation Policy Could Have Lasting Health Impacts On Children, Experts Warn; Trump Orders End To Practice But Challenges Remain

CBS News: Medical group warns family separation policy may lead to lifetime of harm to children “As hundreds of children are being separated from their parents at the border between the United States and Mexico, pediatricians are sounding the alarm on the potential health effects and developmental damage this can…

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