Top economists call for ‘radical redirection’ focusing on healthcare  |

Top economists call for ‘radical redirection’ focusing on healthcare  |

Released on Tuesday, the WHO Economic Council’s new brief, Financing Health for All, points to three main actions: create fiscal space, direct investments, and the administration of public and private finance.  On public spending, the experts say that easing constraints imposed by outdated economic assumptions and reversing reforms that lead to big health care cuts, would... Read More
WHO announces plan for ‘profound transformation’ following sexual abuse allegations in DR Congo |

WHO announces plan for ‘profound transformation’ following sexual abuse allegations in DR Congo |

The assurance came this Thursday from WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, while announcing a Management Response Plan to address the findings of an independent commission.  “This plan outlines the changes we will make as an organisation to make good on this commitment and to create a culture in which there is no opportunity... Read More