Rising food prices, the threat of hunger. There is growing concern about the socio-economic consequences of the corona virus pandemic in Kenya. Interview with Dan Owalla of the NGO Sodeca.
If, with the crisis as an argument, human rights are once again put on the back burner - what do we do to counter this? By Thomas Seibert
This is the time to insist on multilateralism, solidarity, and science based health policy making at global and national level.
For years, volunteers have been providing medical care to South Africa's poor districts. Corona threatens to escalate the situation there. By Anne Jung and Usche Merk
medico's partner organisations around the world now need solidarity and immediate support.
The Corona Virus Epidemic in the Global South. By Andreas Wulf
Isolation, sealing and surveillance can’t stop a virus. Listening to experiences in Public Health could. By Dr. Andreas Wulf
Evacuation, entry ban, restriction of movement. As the world reacts to the Corona virus, the situation escalates. By Dr. Andreas Wulf
If only one "new" virus triggers an alarm at a time, the scandal of the thousands of avoidable victims of measles or tuberculosis becomes smaller and smaller. By Dr. Andreas Wulf
Declaration of the People's Health Movement, adopted at the fourth People's Health Assembly. Savar, Bangladesh, November 2018