John Zarocostas, an Australian national, is a Geneva-based independent international correspondent and broadcaster, with more than 20 years experience in covering international global issues, including world health, development and humanitarian issues. His news dispatches have been published in The Lancet, The BMJ, McClatchy Newspapers, the International Herald Tribune, The National Law Journal, The New York Times, The Straits Times, Lloyd's List, The Canberra Times, The Globe & Mail, The Times, The Irish Times,The Journal of Commerce, and the South China Morning Post.
Boost in availability of oral cholera vaccines is a potential game changer in global fight against choleraSubscription
Julie Hall from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies discusses a new global health plan to cut cholera deaths by 90% and to eliminate the disease by 2030.
The World Health Organization’s Marc Bulterys on the agency’s efforts to eliminate viral hepatitis by scaling up screening and improving access to new and effective drugs
The World Health Organization warns of increasing HIV drug resistance and issues new guidelines to address threatSubscription
Meg Caroline Doherty from the World Health Organization discusses the increasing number of cases HIV drug resistance, and the new guidelines and global action plan developed by the WHO to help countries address the threat.