Covax, the Developing World ’ s Hope against COVID, Has Made It Only Halfway
Delivery of syringes for the vaccination campaign in El Salvador. Latin American countries have made steady progress in immunizing their populations, partly through direct negotiations between their governments and suppliers and partly through international cooperation. CREDIT: PAHO By Humberto MárquezCARACAS, Jan 20 2022 (IPS) The Covax initiative, the hope of the countries of the developing South to immunize their populations against COVID-19, only met half of its goals in 2021. And as 2022 begins, and the omicron variant of the virus is spreading fast, the scheme still depends on the decisions of pharmaceutical c...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Humberto Marquez Tags: COVID-19 Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Global Global Governance Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations COVAX COVID-19 vaccines Source Type: news

Women refugees bear the brunt of Ethiopia ’s forgotten crisis in Gambella
Gambella, ETHIOPIA–  “My only joy is my child, I don’t have anything else in life,” said Nyabel Jock, a 19-year-old refugee from South Sudan, during her regular pregnancy check-up at the Jewi Health (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - January 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Sudan ’s Security Forces Kill Protesters as U.S. Diplomats’ Visit Nears
Seven people died after being shot at demonstrations in the northeast African country, a doctors’ group said, bringing the civilian death toll since the military seized back power to 71. #diplomats #demonstrations (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudanese forces kill at least seven during anti-coup protests, medics say
At least seven protesters were shot dead by Sudanese security forces on Monday during anti-coup rallies in the capital Khartoum, according to the civilian-allied Sudanese Central Doctors Committee . #protesters #securityforces #protests #medics #khartoum #rallies #sudanese (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Several protesters killed in Sudan anti-coup rallies
Security forces kill several protesters, medics and an activist say, as thousands demonstrate against military coup. #protesters #medics #activist #rallies #securityforces #militarycoup (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan: WHO Reports 15 Attacks On Health Facilities and Workers in Two Months
[UN News] With the crisis escalating in Sudan, there have been 15 reports of attacks on healthcare workers and health facilities since last November, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:  15 attacks on health facilities and workers in two months
With the crisis escalating in Sudan, there have been 15 reports of attacks on healthcare workers and health facilities since last November, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday.  (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - January 12, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Attacks on health care in Sudan must stop now
Statement by Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Cairo, Egypt, 11 January 2022 – The World Health Organization (WHO) is following with great concern the escalating crisis in Sudan, including 15 reported attacks on health care workers and health facilities since November 2021 in Khartoum and other cities, 11 of which have been confirmed.   Most of these attacks were committed against health care workers in the form of physical assault, obstruction, violent searches, and related psychological threats and intimidation. Also reported were 2 incidents involving raiding and...
Source: WHO EMRO News - January 11, 2022 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

South Sudan: Hundreds of Thousands Still Living in Precarious Conditions Months After Floods in South Sudan
[MSF] When the floodwater levels started rising in her village, 21-year-old Nyabeel (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 8, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Sudan: Hundreds of Thousands Still Living in Precarious Conditions Months After Floods
[MSF] When the floodwater levels started rising in her village, 21-year-old Nyabeel* and her husband were torn about what to do. Leaving their land, which they relied on for food, was a tough decision. "We spent three days moving. It was challenging, with four children and a herd of goats," she says. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 7, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan ’s Prime Minister, Abdalla Hamdok, Resigns
Mr. Hamdok was restored to power a month ago after being deposed in a coup, but he was never able to gain control of the fractious country. #abdallahamdok #coup (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan coup: Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok resigns amid mass protests
Abdalla Hamdok's resignation comes weeks after he was reinstated by the military following a coup. #abdallahamdok #resignation #coup (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan's Prime Minister resigns amid violent anti-coup protests that have left at least 57 people dead
Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has resigned, according to a video address from Hamdok posted Sunday on the verified YouTube account of the Prime Minister's office. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan PM Abdalla Hamdok resigns amid political deadlock
Hamdok resigns less than two months after he signed a political agreement with the military following the October coup. #abdallahamdok #coup (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan forces fire tear gas as protesters head to presidential palace
Protesters opposed to military rule reached near the presidential palace in the Sudanese capital on Saturday for the second time in a week, television images showed, despite heavy tear gas and a... #televisionimages #protesters (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feeling responsible: emotion and practical ethics in conflict journalism - Stupart R.
This article examines the role of emotion in the practices of journalists reporting on conflict and its effects in South Sudan, based on a thematic analysis of semi-structured interviews and ethnographic observations of the working routines of journalists ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Top Global Health Moments of 2021
By The Editorial Team, IntraHealth International Chemutai, a health worker at the Kaproron Health Center IV in Kween District, Uganda, stands in the operating room for maternal care, which officially opened in May 2020. Photo by Esther Ruth Mbabazi for IntraHealth International.December 21, 2021COVID-19 dominated the news cycle this year. The first large-scale global pandemic in 100 years has now killed more than5 million peopleworldwide since it began in 2020. Over 275 million people have been diagnosed with it. And at least115,000 health workers have lost their lives to the virus, though the number is likely muc...
Source: IntraHealth International - December 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: HIV & AIDS COVID-19 Maternal, Newborn, Child Health Mental Health Noncommunicable Diseases 2021 Year of the Health and Care Worker Health Workforce Systems Health Workers Source Type: news

Sudan: Sudan Health Ministry - 'No Cases of Covid-19 Omicron Variant in the Country'
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -- The Sudanese Ministry of Health reported yesterday that the country is free of the Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan: Schools Closed in El Gedaref As Covid-19 Cases and Deaths Are On the Rise
[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -- The El Gedaref state government announced the closure of schools for a period of two weeks starting yesterday, Thursday, after ab increase in COVID-19 infections and deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

WHO strengthens response to attacks on health care in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Cairo, 8 December 2021 – Nine countries and territories from the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region met last week for a two-day workshop in Istanbul to prevent and advance WHO response to attacks on health care in complex humanitarian emergencies. The WHO European Centre on Preparedness for Humanitarian and Health Emergencies and the Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean collaborated to bring together Attacks on Health Care (AHC) focal points from Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, the occupied Palestinian territories, Pakistan, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Northwest Syria, and Yemen to review progress made to date, discu...
Source: WHO EMRO News - December 8, 2021 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Sudan: Khartoum Healthcare 'Faces Imminent Collapse'
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Rabak / Atbara -- Hospital managers in Khartoum have warned of an imminent collapse in the provision of health services, as Health Ministry support has dwindled since the October 25 coup. Concerns over the spread of COVID-19 has prompted White Nile state to close all educational facilities until mid-December. River Nile state has registered 10 deaths and 22 cases of COVID-19 within five days. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The international community must stand with the people of Sudan
Today, UNISON’s international committee issued the following statement: UNISON condemns the military coup in Sudan and stands in solidarity with the trade union movement and all those demanding democracy, justice and rights. We note that trade unions and civil society in Sudan have firmly rejected the political agreement between General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan and Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and continue to demand an end to military rule. The international community must stand with the Sudanese people and respond to their genuine concerns that the new agreement will further consolidate the military’s control ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - December 1, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Demetrios Matheou Tags: Article News international Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Covid-19 'Omicron' - Sudan Imposes Ban on Travellers From Southern Africa
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -- The health authorities in Sudan have issued a decision banning entry to travellers arriving from six Southern African countries, due to the outbreak of the new 'Omicron' mutation of COVID-19 that was identified in South Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Approach Helps Nursing and Midwifery Schools in Mali Improve Curricula and Achieve Accreditation
November 29, 2021Eight nursing and midwifery schools in Mali—a country that has long experienced ashortage of qualified nurses and midwives—are now accredited and using a competency-based approach curriculum, compared to only three schools in 2017.Thanks to a partnership between IntraHealth International and Mali’s Ministry of Health and Social Development, the number of accredited nursing and midwifery schools has more than doubled and 829 more nursing and midwifery students are benefitting from a high-quality education, improving the quality of the health workforce in Mali.A new report—Accreditati...
Source: IntraHealth International - November 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Mali Mali Human Resources for Health Strengthening Activity Education & Performance Health workforce development Health Workers Source Type: news

Sudan: Suspect Covid-19 Medical Equipment Seized
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Jabra -- Medical equipment to combat the COVID-19 pandemic has been seized from several factories in Sudan, on suspicion that they do not comply with standards and health requirements. Inspectors say they encountered some cases where equipment was being handled 'in a very poor environment'. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 29, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

School Meals Coalition Hopes to Provide a Meal to Every Child
School meals have a host of benefits, including improving enrollments and preventing malnutrition. Now the School Meals Coalition plans to recruit local food producers to assist in the programme. Credit: Bill Wegener/UnsplashBy Naureen HossainUnited Nations, Nov 26 2021 (IPS) Meals at schools not only give each child a nutritious meal but increase enrolments, among other benefits. This emerged at a recent launch of the School Meals Coalition, a new initiative that aims to give every child a nutritious meal by 2030 through bolstering health and nutrition programmes. The coalition comprises over 60 countries and 55 partners...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Naureen Hossain Tags: Aid Civil Society Development & Aid Education Featured Food Security and Nutrition Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations ​ #FoodEducation #ECW #SchoolMeals WFP Source Type: news

Ongoing Pandemic Push Africa ’s Children Out of School
Quality, safe, gender-responsive and inclusive education for Africa’s children increasingly out of reach, say experts. Credit: Joyce Chimbi/IPSBy Joyce ChimbiNairobi, Nov 24 2021 (IPS) Kenya’s secondary schools’ administration has been in the eye of a storm since schools reopened in October 2021. Since then, students have set on fire 35 schools and counting, forcing the government to announce an unscheduled break from school – ahead of the planned December 23 closing. Sarah Kitana, a secondary school teacher in Kathiani, Machokos County, tells IPS that fewer students are in classrooms after a year o...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joyce Chimbi Tags: Africa Armed Conflicts COVID-19 Development & Aid Education Featured Gender Health Human Rights Inequity Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations #Covid19 ​#SDG4​ Source Type: news

South Sudan: Lacklustre Response Leaves People Dangerously Exposed in South Sudan Floods
[MSF] People in Bentiu, northern South Sudan, are facing outbreaks of infectious and waterborne diseases, increased food insecurity and malnutrition, due to some of the most severe floods in decades. A failure of humanitarian organisations and authorities to scale up the response quickly enough has left at least 152,000 displaced people in horrific living conditions. M édecins Sans Frontières (MSF) calls on other humanitarian organisations in Bentiu, as well as the United Nations, the Ministry of He (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 24, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

An exploratory study of the barriers and facilitators to the implementation of community health worker programmes in conflict-affected South Sudan - Lutwama GW, Kok M, Jacobs E.
BACKGROUND: Community health workers (CHWs) are crucial for increasing access to health services to communities. Due to decades of conflict and under-funding, access to health care in South Sudan remains severely limited. To improve equitable access to hea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

Sudan: Doctors Count Terrible Tally of Khartoum Dead and Injured
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Khartoum Bahri / Omdurman -- While exact figures are still emerging, it is known that at least 40 people have died as a result of lethal force used by the Sudan military to disperse mass public protests and manifestations of civil disobedience, since a junta seized power in Sudan in a coup d' état on October 25. Wednesday November 17 marked the most lethal day, when at least 16 people died. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan's military chief reinstates prime minister ousted after last month's coup
Sudan's military chief on Sunday reinstated Abdalla Hamdok as prime minister, almost a month after he was ousted in a military takeover. #militarytakeover #abdallahamdok #coup #primeminister #militarychief (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan ’s Military Frees Prime Minister Held for Weeks After Coup
The move, which should allow Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok to return to power, is part of a deal to end a bloody standoff that has led to dozens of protester deaths since he was ousted last month. #coup #primeminister #protesterdeaths #standoff #abdallahamdok (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan military to reinstate ousted PM Hamdok after deal reached - Umma Party head
Sudan's military plans to reinstate ousted Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok following weeks of unrest triggered by a coup, Fadlallah Burma Nasir, the head of the Umma Party, told Reuters. #ummaparty #abdallahamdok #coup #fadlallahburmanasir (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prize-winning photos capture the grit and suffering of flood survivors in South Sudan
#southsudan #floodsurvivors (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan: New Waves of Covid-19, Haemorrhagic Fever As Healthcare Fails
[Radio Dabanga] Kassala / River Nile State / Northern State / West -- Doctors report that health care is failing and in some cases "completely absent" in many parts of Sudan since Gen Abdelfattah El Burhan and a military junta seized power in a coup d' état on October 25. Daily updates by the Ministry of Heath on COVID figures have ceased, haemorrhagic fever is on the rise, and there are fears of a food gap in states where much agricultural production is performed by displaced people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 18, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Intractable African Crises Flare as Biden ’s Top Diplomat Visits Kenya
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken hoped to ease the turmoil engulfing Sudan and Ethiopia in his first trip to sub-Saharan Africa. Both worsened on his first full day. #subsaharanafrica #antonyjblinken #diplomat #secretaryofstate (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Antimicrobial Resistance Calls for Brainpower of a Space Agency and Campaigning Zeal of an NGO
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Global Headlines Health Source Type: news

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on intimate partner violence in Sudan, Malawi and Kenya - Ahmed SAE, Changole J, Wangamati CK.
The COVID-19 infection control and prevention measures have contributed to the increase in incidence of intimate partner violence (IPV) and negatively impacted access to health and legal systems. The purpose of this commentary is to highlight the legal con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Sudan: Sudan's FA Minister Calls On EU for Support Against Covid-19
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -- Ambassadors of the European Union in Sudan met with Foreign Affairs Minister Maryam El Sadig on Thursday. They reiterated their support to the government of Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok. The minister called for more pressure on the putschists to hand power to a civilian government, and for more support to confront the spread of COVID-19 in the country. Mohamed Naji El Asam, one of the leaders of the December Revolution, was detained on Thursday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan: Hospital Refuses to Treat East Darfur Political Detainees With Covid-19
[Radio Dabanga] ED Daein -- According to the Central Committee of Sudan Doctors (CCSD), five of the officials and political activists who have been detained in East Darfur since October 26 have fallen sick with COVID-19. The only hospital in the vicinity equipped to treat coronavirus patients refused to admit them, citing the non-approval from the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) command. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Ebola vaccine made by team behind Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid vaccine starts human trials
The jab - currently known as ChAdOx1 biEBOV - uses the same technology as the breakthrough coronavirus shot. It has been designed to tackle the Zaire and Sudan strains of Ebola. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Human trials of vaccine for multiple species of Ebola to begin soon
It is hoped vaccine based on similar technology to Oxford Covid jab can protect against both Zaire and Sudan species of virusThe first jab of a new Ebola vaccine that may protect against multiple species of the virus is to be given on Thursday, researchers have said, with the vaccine based on similar technology to the Oxford Covid jab.Ebola haemorrhagic fever is caused by the Ebola virus and has caused devastation in some parts of the world. It is thought the outbreak inwest Africa in 2014-16 may have led to more than 11,000 deaths, while theoutbreak in the DRC between August 2018 and June 2020 claimedmore than 2,200 lives...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Ebola Vaccines and immunisation UK news World news Medical research Health Society Source Type: news

Education Cannot Wait Investments Change Lives for Children, Including At-Risk Girls, Children with Disabilities and Teachers in South Sudan
Girls at Malual Agai School in South Sudan are having a lesson about menstrual hygiene. The school is one of the beneficiaries from Multi-Year Resilience Programme (MYRP) funded by Education Cannot Wait (ECW). The fund aims to keep girls at school by supporting them and providing them with dignity kits. Credit: ECWBy Charlton DokiJuba, South Sudan, Nov 10 2021 (IPS) Ayom Wol sits under a tree in South Sudan in the scorching midday sun. He is a newly-trained teacher, preparing for tomorrow’s lessons. His school principal says he has to prepare while at school because there is no electricity at home. The 29-year-old Wo...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Charlton Doki Tags: Africa COVID-19 Development & Aid Education Education Cannot Wait. Future of Education is here Featured Gender Headlines Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations ​ #EducationCannotWait​ #EducationInEmergencies​ Source Type: news

Burhan says he will not be part of Sudan gov ’t after transition
Sudan coup leader General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan says he is committed to transferring power to civilian leadership. #burhan #coupleader (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan security forces fire tear gas as anti-coup strikes begin
Security forces fire tear gas at demonstrators in several cities as a two-day civil disobedience campaign begins. #securityforces #demonstrators (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan coup: Teachers tear-gassed at protest in Khartoum
Protesters are demanding the military step back and allow the transition to civilian rule. #coup #protesters #khartoumprotesters (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I ’m a Nurse in South Sudan and I Connect Sex Workers to HIV Care and Treatment
By Joice Yari, Key population outreach nurse A nurse draws blood to test for HIV and begins counseling a client at the Saint Bakhita Health Centre in Yei, South Sudan. Photo taken by Trevor Snapp for IntraHealth International.November 03, 2021Every day, I go out into communities and talk with sex workers and their clients. I tell them about HIV and encourage them to get tested. And when I identify someone who is HIV-positive, I enroll them in antiretroviral treatment (ART), the drug regimen that will help them stay healthy and keep their viral load down, so they are less likely to transmit the disease.I provide and con...
Source: IntraHealth International - November 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: HIV & AIDS Community Engagement Gender Equality Health Workers Community Health Workers Source Type: news

6 Ways South Sudan Is Using Data to Tackle Its HIV Epidemic —and Prepare for Future Pandemics
By Alfred Okiria, Project director, South Sudan Photo by Cl ément Tardif for IntraHealth International.November 03, 2021I work in South Sudan forIntraHealth International. A lot of people might not realize why collecting and using data efficiently are so important for health services here. But the data we collect inform everything we do, from figuring out how many people need antiretroviral treatment and how many health workers are needed at a specific health facility to helping the government and other funders determine how much to spend on public health services in South Sudan in a year.For the past 15 years, ...
Source: IntraHealth International - November 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: HIV & AIDS Digital Health Measurement Analytics Source Type: news

Statement by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. on the International Response to Events in Sudan
Leaders and organizations from around the world, including the African Union, Arab League, European Union, International Monetary Fund,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vanessa Nakate Wants Climate Justice for Africa
In October 2019, the Rotary Club of Bugolobi asked me to talk on the environment and climate change. I looked forward to the opportunity. It would be the first time as an activist that I’d be addressing Ugandan professionals, many of whom were my parents’ age (I’m 24). The audience would be civic-minded middle-class men and women who could raise awareness about the climate crisis and put pressure on the government and the private sector. Or they could do exactly the opposite: resist any change they perceived as slowing down what they considered “development” or “progress,” and dism...
Source: TIME: Science - October 28, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Vanessa Nakate Tags: Uncategorized climate change Climate Is Everything Cover Story Excerpt feature healthscienceclimate Magazine Source Type: news