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Trade

The links between trade and health extend back to the earliest human settlements, but globalization has brought these spheres together as never before. This section examines the issues that have led to an even closer intersection between trade and health, asks how they impact the poor, and explores the tensions that arise between the goals of protecting and promoting health and generating wealth through trade

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What Big Cannabis Can Learn from Big Tobacco

The budding cannabis industry should take steps to protect and inform consumers

Turning Crisis Into Opportunity: Building Supply Chain Resilience in Africa

Absorbing the lessons of COVID-19 requires adopting a broader and longer-term perspective

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New Biotech Platforms Offer Better Paths to Biosecurity

Changes in uses of digital technology improved cybersecurity, offering a blueprint for making biotechnology more secure

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How Pasteurization Kills Bird Flu Virus in Milk

Experts explain how pasteurization obliterates avian influenza virus from milk

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Moderna Cancels Kenya Vaccine Project Due to Familiar Economic Hurdles

The cancellation reminds the world that more efforts are needed for equitable vaccine distribution

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Cattle Veterinarians Express Confusion over U.S. Response to Bird Flu

Denial and a lack of unity across states are limiting a swift response to the novel outbreak

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Efforts Against Flu Show Developing Nations Can Make Vaccines 

WHO's global plan for influenza vaccines blazed a trail for more vaccine production in low- and middle-income countries

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The WHO's Push for Global mRNA Vaccine Access

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

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African Public Health and Future Philanthropy

Africa deserves philanthropy that involves its communities and recognizes their insights

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Health Care’s Climate Footprint: Saving Lives without Costing the Earth

How climate change and health supply chains are inherently connected

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The Indo-Pacific Economic Framework Reveals Changes in the Trade-Health Nexus

President Joe Biden’s push to finish the IPEF highlights how trade and health issues have evolved

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Solving for Oxygen

Why policymakers should work to make medical oxygen more accessible

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COVID-19 Lessons, Free Trade and Industrial Politics: The Globalization Mismatch

Why a new approach to international cooperation and globalization should be developed