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Governance

There is a new world of challenges for global health governance, with shifting donor priorities and evolving health needs in many low- and middle-income nations. This section offers an inside look at the ways in which global health governance is adapting to these changes, with a focus on the institutions, rules, and processes that govern the health of people across the world.

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Ukraine: A Turning Point for Attacks on Health

Accountability is overdue for wartime atrocities in Syria, Yemen, Ethiopia, Gaza, Myanmar, and now Ukraine

Just How Do Deaths Due to COVID-19 Stack Up?

Despite a likely undercount in many places, COVID-19 is the leading killer in most of Latin America and Western Europe

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Tucker Carlson Blasts the Pandemic Treaty as a Threat to the American Way of Life

The Fox News pundit joined the global health debate and invited viewers to think about what he said—so I did

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A Help Wanted Sign for Health Workers

What the ratio of doctors to nurses in Bangladesh and the Philippines tells us about the global health worker shortage

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Five Questions for the World Health Assembly

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

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U.S. War Aims, Health, and the Armed Conflict in Ukraine

Ambitious U.S. objectives in the war will affect health on Ukrainian battlefields and in nations beyond

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The Domestic Sources of U.S. Foreign Policy on Global Health

The transformation of American politics threatens foreign policy engagement on global health

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War Threatens Ukraine's Progress Curbing HIV/AIDS

Russia's invasion is keeping lifesaving medication out of the hands of Ukrainians living with HIV

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Global Health and the Declaration for the Future of the Internet

The declaration takes geopolitical and ideological stands that raise questions for global health

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Unvaccinated in Nigeria and Still Waiting on a Jab

Scaling up COVID-19 antivirals to fight new variants is now more important than ever

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COVID-19's Repercussions on Public Health Policy and Law in the United States

The pandemic has triggered regressive state-based law and policy reforms across America

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Opioid Overdose Deaths: What the United States Can Learn From Other Countries

Naloxone for everyone and supervised drug consumption rooms could be the future