Why WHO has enlisted a superhero to slam diabetes

Superheroes are back in a big way — on the big screen and in the international development scene. But will their influence extend to beating the growing global health concern of diabetes? The World Health Organization hopes so.

About the author

  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.