Global Health and the "Second Independence of Africa"

Plans for a new public health order for Africa are central to the continent's future in a geopolitical world

The WHO's Push for Global mRNA Vaccine Access

Will the WHO hub realize its vision before the next global health crisis?


Build an Oxygen Ecosystem

COVID drew attention to the need for medical oxygen. Now donors need a plan to make it sustainable


Aesthetic Procedures Are at an All-Time High, but People Are Getting Left Behind

As the aesthetic industry grows, let’s not forget the reconstructive origin ethos of plastic surgery


Overpowering the Food Industry

The presidential politics of childhood obesity in emerging markets


Tackling Air Pollution Starts at Home

Rapidly developing countries critically need clean household energy  


In Africa, Open Biologics and Tech Transfer Pave the Way for Local Vaccine Manufacturing

How the development of Africa's first home-grown mRNA COVID-19 vaccine could shape the future of vaccine innovation


The Power of Health Information for People with Disabilities

Knowledge gaps, data deficits, and stigma have stalled access to health information and care


Fix It or Forget It

It's not too late to reduce the threat of failure of the World Bank's new pandemic preparedness fund 


The Rising Price of Dementia

As the number of people with dementia grows, families need access to affordable care