Ukraine

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The Devastating Use of Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War

Three new UN reports detail atrocities in Ethiopia, Haiti, and Ukraine

Leaving Ukraine

A story about helping people with disabilities escape the war in Ukraine

Governance

The World is Unprepared for the Unthinkable

A biological attack anywhere would have profound and far-reaching political, military, and health consequences

Governance

The Escalation of the Ukraine War and Global Health

The war has entered a more dangerous phase with grim portents for health

Migration

The Life of a Foreign Aid Practitioner

A review of "Bike Riding in Kabul," Jamie Bowman's unexpectedly humorous memoir of life as a foreign aid worker

Governance

Strengthening the Biological Weapons Convention's Contributions to Global Health Security

Countering Russian disinformation creates opportunities to enhance the BWC's role against dangerous pathogens

Governance

War-Proofing Ukraine's Health System

An interview with Ukraine's former Deputy Minister of Health Pavlo Kovtoniuk

Environment

Fallout

A photographic view of the fallout from past nuclear incidents for health

Governance

Russian Roulette at the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant

How Russia's militarization of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant threatens human health

Migration

Diabetes, Hypertension, and Heart Disease Don’t Stop for War

During humanitarian crises, chronic diseases become more complicated

Food

Breastfeeding Babies During War

Parents from Ukraine and other countries in crisis struggle to breastfeed and formula feed their children

Food

Seeds: An Unlikely Casualty of the War in Ukraine

How history—and future crops—were lost when Russia attacked a scientific warehouse for valuable plants and seeds

Governance

The World Health Assembly Takes Steps Toward Global Health Reforms

Countries began to reshape global health governance but left themselves room to change course

Migration

The Cat-and-Mouse Game of Providing Health Care in Ukraine's Conflict Zone

A Canadian physician reflects on his recent emergency medicine stint along the Ukrainian-Polish border