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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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The United States COVID-19 Testing Debacle

Understanding why the U.S. response to COVID-19 was marred by challenges

The Devastating Use of Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War

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

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A "Radical Plan" to Produce Vaccines Locally

Science reporter Amy Maxmen discusses "the hub" and the making of her new podcast for Big Picture Science

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At Bali, the G20 Confronts Multidimensional Crises with Empty Diplomatic Rhetoric

The summit revealed the G20's and global health's vulnerabilities in a geopolitical world

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Why Global Health Remains Bipartisan

It has proven to be "a good investment with astonishing results in saving lives"

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The Midterm Elections and U.S. Policy on Public and Global Health

The elections produced double-edged results for U.S. efforts to strengthen public health at home and abroad

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A Plan B to Strengthen Biosafety and Biosecurity

A "minilateral" approach is needed to strengthen global biorisk management

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The United States Needs a Foreign Health Service

Advancing American interests in global health requires transforming U.S. health diplomacy

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What to Expect This Winter

Our questions about the "tripledemic"—COVID-19, flu, and RSV—are answered by public health expert Ali H. Mokdad

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Three Years In

As India approaches the third anniversary of COVID, Ramanan Laxminarayan takes the temperature of the country's health

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The Rise of Infectious Diseases Due to Climate Change

Building resilience to climate-linked diseases in India and other countries and communities most at risk

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Beating the Bidi Habit In India

An interview with Vandana Shah explores tobacco use and policy in India

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Global Health Through the Haiti Looking Glass

Another crisis in Haiti sharpens the imperative for new thinking among democracies