The WHO's Push for Global mRNA Vaccine Access

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


Pandemic Fund to Africa: Step to the Back of the Line

Missed opportunities for impact in Africa in the Pandemic Fund’s first round of grants


The World Won’t Be Safer With a Fragmented Global Health System

It’s unclear how a proposed Global Health Threats Council will interact with the existing global health system


Rethinking Financial Estimates for Pandemic Preparedness and Response

Current estimates do not share a standardized methodology for predicting the costs or scope of PPR


Global Progress on Mental Health

Ten years into the WHO Comprehensive Mental Health Action Plan


Alcohol in Excess

How the World Health Organization plans to curb excess drinking across countries


Topics Creating Buzz Ahead of WHO's Upcoming Executive Board Meeting

The January 30, 2023, meeting is consequential after a formative year for global health


Vegetables from Around the World

Vegetables are the cornerstone of many dishes and a staple in healthy diets


Monkeypox in Nigeria

Nigeria's battered health infrastructure is ill-equipped to handle a surge in monkeypox cases


The Monkeypox Outbreak and the WHO's Existential Crisis

The emergency declaration on monkeypox reinforces concerns about the WHO's role in global health governance