Illicit trade in tobacco products undermines global tobacco prevention and control interventions, particularly with respect to tobacco tax policy. From a public health perspective, illicit trade...

Sheila Dutta |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English صورة من فيديو لمنجم في الجنوب الأفريقي، إعداد كيلفورد ديريك لم ينل مرض السل القدر الملائم من التقدير لزمن طويل، كما كان يجري التعامل معه بعد فوات الأوان...

Ronald Upenyu Mutasa |

Video still of a mine in southern Africa by Clifford Derrick

Ronald Upenyu Mutasa |

Forever Young: Southern Africa’s Demographic Opportunity There has been an increase in attention on Africa’s changing population. Academics, development organizations and the media (among others,...

Lucilla Maria Bruni, Jamele Rigolini, Sara Troiano |

With 54 percent of the world’s population now living in urban areas, central and local governments around the globe are faced with both opportunities and challenges. This week, senior policymakers...

Mohamad Al-Arief |

Recientemente fui madre por primera vez y sentir que a los pocos segundos de nacer, mi hijo buscó mi pecho para poder alimentarse, es un sensación inolvidable. Luego poder disfrutar durante la...

Cristina Medina |

À l’ombre d’un imposant volcan, sur la rive nord du lac Kivu, Gisenyi et Goma se font face, de part et d’autre de la frontière qui sépare le Rwanda de la RDC. Chaque matin, les deux villes s’...

Kavita Watsa |

Beside the great Lake Kivu, beneath the shadow of an enormous volcano, the Rwanda-DRC border divides the neighboring cities of Gisenyi and Goma. As the day begins, the predominant impression is...

Kavita Watsa |

Photo courtesty Creative Commons For those of us who have been impacted by the death of loved ones due to the negative health consequences of smoking, the recent announcement by Larry Merlo, the...

Patricio V. Marquez |

Also available in English Hoy es el Día Mundial sin Tabaco, un momento en el que deberíamos reflexionar respecto a los tantos males que el tabaquismo nos trae aparejado, tanto como individuos como...

Joana Godinho |