Getting Pandemic Prevention RightThe Lancet, 25 Mar
The voices of the countries most affected by Ebola have not been at the forefront of the numerous global commissions convened to review the crisis. The history of the HIV pandemic suggests that nuances of managing such a response need to come from those who managed the response and were most affected by it.
Time is running out for children as famine, drought and war threaten millionsUNICEF, 28 Mar
Some 22 million children have been left hungry, sick, displaced and out of school in northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, UNICEF said.
The impact of mental health and psychosocial support interventions on people affected by humanitarian emergencies: A systematic reviewOxfam, 16 Mar
This systematic review, commissioned by the Humanitarian Evidence Programme and carried out by a team from the EPPI-Centre, University College London (UCL), draws together primary research on mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) programmes for people affected by humanitarian crises in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).
Rio starts vaccinating against yellow fever after the worst outbreak in decades
euronews, 25 Mar
Authorities in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro have started vaccinating against yellow fever amid the worst outbreak of the disease in decades. Nearly 140 people have died from the virus in recent months. Yellow fever is not new to Brazil, but its ...