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Upcoming

November 30, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Ineffective and inefficient registration processes impede access to lifesaving, quality-assured essential medicines. As a result of inadequate legal provisions, limited capacity within National Regulatory Authorities, and long and unpredictable registration processes as well as low profit...

December 3, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Almost three decades after the highly indebted poor countries (HIPC) initiative cleared $76 billion in unsustainable debts from the balance sheets of 37 countries, the sovereign debt burdens of many African countries are once again approaching concerning levels. But despite the many similarities...

December 7, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

The COVID-19 pandemic is a critical care crisis. Many lives have been lost during the pandemic while countries tried to scale up ventilators and other high-cost critical care services, at times overlooking effective yet low-cost essential emergency and critical care (EECC) practices.

Past

July 20, 2021
What role do migrants play in the building of global networks and what factors impact their brokerage? In a new paper, Caroline Fry and Jeffrey...
July 20, 2021
Amid a pandemic, it is difficult to consider preparing for the next one, especially when there is no certainty about its timing. COVID-19 is broadly...
July 14, 2021
The G20-requested High Level Independent Panel (HLIP), Financing the Global Commons for Pandemic Preparedness and Response, is out with its...
July 13, 2021
Ensuring access, affordability, and equity to essential medicines and other health products is critical to strong health systems. COVID-19 has shown...
July 7, 2021
Economists play an important role in policy-making in the UK, but as a profession, they are not very representative of society. Recent research has...
June 30, 2021
How best to prioritise COVID-19 vaccination within and between countries has been a public health and an ethical challenge for decision-makers...
June 29, 2021
Dealing with the worst crisis in the last 50 years and in the midst of a complex sociopolitical environment, Latin America faces important dilemmas....
June 28, 2021
In the Biden Administration’s Interim National Security Guidance of March 2021, the United States declared its intent to “provide foreign assistance...

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