US support to TRIPS Waiver of Covid-19 vaccines is welcome, but far from sufficient

The United States government recently declared that it will support TRIPS Waiver for vaccines at the World Trade Organisation. In October 2020, India and South Africa made a proposal before … Read more

Beyond state control and corporate power: An alternative digitalization of public health-12th May

With Covid-19, data and digitalization have become important in national and international public health discussions. Unfortunately, the discourse has been taken over by a corporate interests and approach. It is … Read more

Resistance_to_privatisation

Page building under process “Struggle Against Outsourcing of Diagnostic Services in Government Facilities: Strategies and Lessons From a Campaign Led by Jan Swasthya Abhiyan (People’s Health Movement) in Chhattisgarh, India”. … Read more

Corporate_watch

Page building under process “When the market becomes deadly – How pressures towards privatisation of health and long-term care put Europe on a poor footing for a pandemic”. Corporate Europe Observatory. Jan 2021.  https://corporateeurope.org/en/2021/01/when-market-becomes-deadly The article … Read more

Health_Workers

Page building under process Health workers’ right to strike under threat, People’s Dispatch, August 2021 Across the globe, health workers push back against informalization, austerity and poor conditions, People’s Dispatch, … Read more

Privatization

Page building under process Privatisation Uncertainity and the Welfare Economics of Medical Care. Kenneth J Arrow. 1963.  https://web.stanford.edu/~jay/health_class/Readings/Lecture01/arrow.pdf Resources on Universal Health Coverage can be found on this UHC page- … Read more

Health Rights

Page building under process United Nations International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.