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PLOS Global Public Health, charting a new path towards equity, diversity and inclusion in global health

May 3, 2022

PLOS Global Public Health, charting a new path towards equity, diversity and inclusion in global health

In this inaugural Editorial, PLOS Global Public Health Editors-in-Chief Catherine Kyobutungi and Madhukar Pai and Executive Editor Julia Robinson lay out the ambitious vision for the journal.

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04/25/2022

Opinion

Decolonizing Humanitarianism or Humanitarian Aid?

In this powerful Opinion piece, Tammam Aloudat and Themrise Khan make a clear distinction between humanitarianism and the current form of humanitarian aid—the formalized system of governments, agencies, and organizations largely based in and led by the Global North.

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Decolonizing Humanitarianism or Humanitarian Aid?

04/26/2022

Infectious Diseases

Critical weaknesses in shielding strategies for COVID-19

This study retrospectively explores the effectiveness of shielding strategies, showing that even under the unrealistic assumption of perfect shielding, hospitals would have been rapidly overwhelmed with many avoidable deaths among lower risk individuals.

Image credit: Fig 2 by Smith et al., CC BY 4.0

Critical weaknesses in shielding strategies for COVID-19

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