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Neglected tropical diseases

Date posted: 28th February, 2018

Neglected tropical diseases affect 1.4 billion people in the world’s poorest countries, but they could be safely and cheaply treated

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Tax and trade rules

Date posted: 25th February, 2018

Health systems across the Global South are short of cash. Yet the rules of the tax and trade systems are taking resources away from healthcare.

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What does ‘social justice’ mean to you?

Date posted: 20th February, 2018

Today is the World Day of Social Justice. An opportunity to focus our attention on efforts to tackle the many injustices persisting across the world.

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Laying the foundations for a healthier world

Date posted: 30th January, 2018

Wherever we live, we want similar things. To live peaceful lives in a supportive community, have access to health care for our families when we are sick, and an education for our children that gives them a solid foundation for their futures.