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After various stretches of lockdowns and the
related dire political, social, and economic consequences, the world has welcomed the news that several companies – including Moderna,
AstraZeneca and Pfizer
– are approaching an effective vaccine for Covid-19.
Approximately 200 more are in the pipeline, of which 48
in clinical and 164 in pre-cli...
During the initial phase of the Covid-19
pandemic, European nations have struggled to provide health information to
immigrant and minority populations. Using Norway as a case example and taking the social and economic rights
framework as the point of departure, this blog highlights six elements for a
grounded and inclusive approach to health
The point of
departure for this blog is the apparent frequency of criminalization strategies
in early government responses to the Corona virus. While much attention has
been given to the securitization of global health responses – also in the case of Corona – less systematic focus has been given to the partial
criminalization of infectious ...