More COVID-19 & Global Health News

BBC: How North Korea is trying to tackle smoking (Bhat, 11/14).

Forbes: Lives Lost On The World’s Roads — ‘A Covid-19 Pandemic Every Year’ (Mohn, 11/15).

Foreign Policy: U.N. Peacemaking in the Age of Plague (Lynch, 11/13).

The Guardian: The defeat of polio proved that immunization saved lives, but there’s a sting to the tale (McKie, 11/15).

PBS NewsHour: In Pakistan, 1 of 20 kids dies before age 5. This group is trying to change that (Lazaro, 11/13).

U.N. News: South Sudan: ‘No child anywhere should suffer from polio’ — U.N. health agency (11/13).

Washington Post: Dozens dead and villages submerged days after Typhoon Vamco pummels the Philippines (Cabato/Berger, 11/14).

The KFF Daily Global Health Policy Report summarized news and information on global health policy from hundreds of sources, from May 2009 through December 2020. All summaries are archived and available via search.

KFF Headquarters: 185 Berry St., Suite 2000, San Francisco, CA 94107 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270 | Email Alerts: | |

The independent source for health policy research, polling, and news, KFF is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.