The GAfPA Policy Blog explores health policy news, reports, initiatives and events that inform patient-centered care.

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The chances of surviving cancer are increasingly tied to where one lives. Over the last several decades, high-income countries have improved survival through access to innovative medicine, while lower-income countries have faced care barriers and financial hardships.
Health officials in many low-income and developing nations are still working to meet the United Nations’ goal of vaccinating 70% of their populations against COVID-19.
Every three years, the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe releases The European Health Report, mapping health trends and marking the progress made toward achieving the region’s health goals.
An estimated 3.5 million people in the U.K. are affected by a rare disease. But, with more than 7,000 different rare diseases discovered thus far, clinicians and patients can find it difficult to keep up.