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U.S. Secretary Of State Nominee Rex Tillerson Voices Support For PEPFAR, MCC, Waffles On Women’s Programs In Senate Hearings

Devex: Rex Tillerson outlines U.S aid vision, with few commitments to climate change and health, during Senate hearings “Rex Tillerson, the former CEO of ExxonMobil, offered general support for furthering U.S. foreign aid and its development agenda as secretary of state, but expressed reservations on various hot-button topics — including…

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter Plans To Meet With Trump Administration To Promote Disease Eradication Efforts

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Pres. Jimmy Carter hopes to push disease eradication with Trump administration “…During a press conference Wednesday at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum, Carter said disease eradication programs, like the ones the Carter Center helps lead, depend on money from government agencies, such as USAID, and from…

Devex Examines Challenges To WHO Reform, Upcoming Director General Elections

Devex: Election sees WHO’s future role in question “…Ultimately, who leads WHO will have a consequential impact not just on the organization but on all of global health. At the same time, the incoming director general will face significant constraints on her or his ability to reform the agency, which…

Donors Should Step Up Funding To Haiti To Address Cholera, WASH Efforts

Thomson Reuters Foundation: What helping Haiti teaches us about global public health David Nabarro, U.K.’s candidate for director general of the WHO “…The scale of [effort to respond to the cholera epidemic in Haiti] really does depend on funding, and there remains a serious shortfall in both the response to…

U.S. Federal Officials Release Guidance On Funding For Potentially Risky Virus Studies

ScienceInsider: White House announces review process for risky virus studies “Federal officials [on Monday] released a plan to help U.S. agencies decide whether to fund controversial studies that make viruses more dangerous. The guidance may finally bring an end to a moratorium that has kept a handful of experiments funded…

‘Science Speaks’ Discusses Stances Of 4 New Members Of 115th Congress’s Senate Appropriations Committee

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: The 115th Congress and Global Health: Senate Appropriations gets new members with range of stances, involvement in disease responses Rabita Aziz, policy research coordinator for the Center for Global Health Policy, highlights the new members of the 115th Congress’s Senate Appropriations Committee as…

Development Aid ‘One Of The Best Uses Of Public Money’

IRIN: Welcome to the global war on aid Paul Currion, IRIN columnist “…The U.K. now has a secretary of state for international development who doesn’t think her department should exist. Things aren’t much better across the Atlantic. It’s anybody’s guess what will happen in the U.S., the world’s single largest…

Devex Analysis Examines OECD Data On 2015 Official Development Assistance

Devex: The biggest funding trends from latest donor data “…In our analysis of OECD’s data, Devex has delved into [Official Development Assistance (ODA)] and [Development Assistance Committee (DAC)] trends to provide insights into funding changes and issues impacting development programs. We have developed a Tableau insight tool providing a 2015…

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