Blog Highlights Recent Global Health News, Including Kerry Testimony On Disability Treaty

In a news summary, the Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks” blog notes U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry testified last week before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee regarding the Convention of the Rights of People With Disabilities. The blog also highlights a statement from UNAIDS Executive Director Michel SidibĂ© on a recently released UNAIDS report and a statement from the Treatment Action Campaign decrying delays surrounding a clinical trial of bedaquiline to treat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (Barton, 11/22).