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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

Five Questions for the World Health Assembly

The assembly meets as global health transitions into a dangerous post-COVID world

Environment

How Global Warming is Affecting Health

How global warming is affecting health and how leadership dropped the ball at COP26

Environment

Nature's Unprecedented Role at the Glasgow UN Climate Summit

Multi-stakeholder collaboration on natural climate solutions can transform climate action

Environment

The Glasgow Summit and U.S. Foreign Policy on Climate Change

Domestic politics, not diplomacy, will determine what "America is Back" means for climate change

Governance

The World Needs U.S. Funding to Prevent and Prepare for the Next Pandemic

At this week's White House pandemic summit and beyond, all eyes are on the United States

Poverty

Universal Health Coverage—A Citizens’ Guide to Benefits

Realizing this high-level UN priority in low-income settings will demand evidence-based decisions and grass-roots action

Urbanization

The Lost Cities and Towns of Asia and Africa

A global definition of cities means better understanding of local urban health

Migration

Don’t Let Climate Change WASH Refugee Health Away

People are leaving their homes because of climate-driven water issues, but refugee camps face the same stresses.