Laurie Garrett Discusses Recent Developments In Global Health

Council on Foreign Relations’ “Garrett on Global Health”: Letter
In this letter, Laurie Garrett, CFR senior fellow for global health, discusses the WHO director general race and election results; the challenges and road ahead for the WHO; the threat of proposed U.S. budget cuts to global health; a report from the WHO secretariat on the global shortage of and access to medicines and vaccines; the Ebola outbreak and humanitarian situation in Congo; and other global health-related topics (6/9).