Category Archives: Health

IMF Conditionalities Contribute to Shortage of Health Workers: Africa Suffers

the health of the banks vs the health of people

“The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the failure of the world globalized financial system, which has been become decoupled from the real economy. Genuine economic growth uses credit to promote human life. President Franklin Roosevelt’s Bretton Woods system, in its perverted … Read the rest

UN Survey Shows 3 Billion without Reliable Nutrition, More Than 200 Million in Acute Food Emergency

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UN Survey Shows 3 Billion without Reliable Nutrition, More Than 200 Million in Acute Food Emergency

July 13 (EIRNS)—The latest world survey shows hunger increasing from COVID-19 impact, on top of five years of a worsening situation. Heads of a panel of UN … Read the rest

South Africa COVID-19 Ventilator Production Directed by Space Scientists

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South Africa COVID-19 Ventilator Production Directed by Space Scientists

July 13 (EIRNS)—It were as if Donald Trump had put NASA in charge of the U.S. technical response to the virus.

In early April, as domestic cases in South Africa were just crossing 1,000 … Read the rest

BLF calls on government to close graves!

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BLF calls on government to close graves!

Image credit: Thapelo Morebudi/Sunday Times

BLF calls on government to close graves!
The South African government has shown its utter disregard for life with its 1.5 million graves program in response to the

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Africa’s Healthcare Infrastructure Requires a New Bretton Woods

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Video : Africa’s Healthcare Infrastructure Requires a New Bretton Woods

July 10, 2020

I was a featured speaker on a webinar sponsored by Watch Democracy Grow on June 16. The assigned topic of my presentation was: Prioritizing social infrastructure development on the continent.Read the rest

Study Shows How IMF Forced Cuts in Health Systems Despite WHO Recommendations

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Study Shows How IMF Forced Cuts in Health Systems Despite WHO Recommendations

July 10 (EIRNS)—ActionAid and Public Services International (PSI) has published a study documenting how the International Monetary Fund’s forced austerity policies had already severely damaged public health systems in many poor … Read the rest

You Can’t Fight the Pandemic, Or Rebuild the Economy Without Power—Nuclear Power

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This article appears in the July 10, 2020 issue of Executive Intelligence Review.

You Can’t Fight the Pandemic,
Or Rebuild the Economy
Without Power—Nuclear Power

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China solidarity buoys Africa in virus battle

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China solidarity buoys Africa in virus battle

By CHEN YINGQUN | China Daily Global | Updated: 2020-07-03 09:10

Xi’s speech provides inspiration for efforts against pandemic, experts say

 China’s and Africa’s commitment to strengthen their collaboration in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic has great … Read the rest