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Electrify Africa Act, Power Africa Roadmap, USAID App Contribute To U.S. Efforts To Alleviate Energy Poverty In Africa

Center for Global Development’s “Rethinking U.S. Development Policy”: Congress Passes the Electrify Africa Act … Finally Ben Leo, senior fellow, and Todd Moss, senior fellow and chief operating officer at CGD, discuss Congress’s recent passage of the Electrify Africa Act, the Obama administration’s launch of the Power Africa Roadmap, and…

Governments Must ‘Take Lead’ On Ending Childhood Obesity

Newsweek: Ending Childhood Obesity is a Global Challenge Sania Nishtar and Peter Gluckman, co-chairs of the WHO’s Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity “…[O]nly a concerted whole-of-government and whole-of-society approach can hope to stem the rise in obesity. … [G]overnments must show leadership because the sectors involved are much broader than…

Expanding Global Response To Pediatric TB Critical To Advancing Child Health

International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease: Out of the shadows: shining a light on children with tuberculosis Eric Goosby, U.N. secretary general’s special envoy on tuberculosis “…In order to contribute to the overall improvements in child health, we must change the way pediatric TB is identified and treated. Critically,…

U.N. High-Level Panel To Examine How IP, Trade Rules, Human Rights Law Affect Access To Medicines

Global Health Technologies Coalitions’ “Breakthroughs”: Setting the stage: U.N. High-Level Panel on Access to Medicines to consider IP, trade, human rights, and access to medicine Courtney Carson, GHTC’s senior policy and advocacy associate, discusses the work surrounding the U.N. High-Level Panel on Access to Medicines, which is “designed to consider…

Engaging Youth In Health Care Decision Making Can Improve Program Access, Rights

Devex: Future reproductive freedom starts by giving youth a seat at the table Suzanne Ehlers, president and CEO of PAI, and Katja Iversen, CEO of Women Deliver “…Research shows that when you include young people in decision-making and invest in his or her health, rights, and wellbeing, everybody wins. And…

Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court Outlaws Marriage For Anyone Under Age 18

Agence France-Presse: Zimbabwe bans marriage for under-18s to protect child brides “Zimbabwe’s top court on Wednesday outlawed marriage for anyone under the age of 18 in a ruling hailed by activists as major progress towards ending child marriage…” (1/20). Thomson Reuters Foundation: Zimbabwe court bans child marriage after challenge by…

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