More News In Global Health
Al Jazeera: Distrust of polio vaccine plagues Afghanistan (Birtley, 2/3).
Bloomberg Quint: Malaysia Asks WHO to Pull ‘Biased’ Report on Palm Oil Industry (Raghu, 2/3).
Devex: Traffic fatalities in Southeast Asia, Africa higher than reports say (Ravindran, 2/4).
Devex: Solar power sales help women avoid food insecurity in Yemen (Welsh, 2/4).
Mother Jones: Study: Emails Show How Coca-Cola Tried to Influence Global Health Policy (Sonde, 2/1).
New Yorker: “Reverse Innovation” Could Save Lives. Why Aren’t We Embracing It? (Vanderbilt, 2/4).
New York Times: Woman Killed by Fire in Menstruation Hut, as Nepal Fights a Tradition (Sharma/Schultz, 2/2).
New York Times: Greece, 10 Years Into Economic Crisis, Counts the Cost to Mental Health (Kitsantonis, 2/3).
New York Times: British Jury Delivers First Conviction for Female Genital Mutilation (Karasz/Schaverien, 2/1).
PRI: Rural women in India struggle to access contraception. These people are trying to change that (Green, 2/1).
Salon: New emails reveal CDC employees were doing the bidding of Coca-Cola (Karlis, 2/1).
STAT: American scientist played more active role in ‘CRISPR babies’ project than previously known (Qiu, 1/31).
Washington Post: An American hid his HIV status to survive in Singapore. Exposed, he allegedly punished thousands living with the virus (Stanley-Becker, 2/1).
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.