Every week we post interesting, provocative, informative and thought-provoking articles that we at DSW have been reading – from global health, to sexual rights, to ODA and the future of development assistance. Enjoy!


  • Ahead of the launch of the WHO’s Every Newborn Action Plan, there has been a lot of focus on how we can mobilise to prevent newborn deaths – Save the Children released a new report this week on how this can be achieved, and you can read more about this initiative here and from STC CEO Carolyn Miles here.




  • How innovators for global health can learn from past mistakes to bring healthcare to resource-constrained regions. Read more here.


  • Why the war against HIV and AIDS must continue – read more here.


  • It was announced at the end of last week that Uganda would be the host for a new regional anti-gender violence facility – read more here.



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