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
Q&A: How to ensure access to essential medicines for those in low and middle-income countriesSubscription
Andy Gray and Hans Hogerzeil, co-chairs of the The Lancet Commission on Essential Medicines, discuss the analysis on the cost of providing essential medicines to people in low and middle-income countries.