Strengthening health systems, with a focus on equity and resilience, is crucial for UHC and health security and contributes to wider socioeconomic progress.
On 1 December 2021 a Special Session of the World Health Assembly agreed to launch a global process to draft and negotiate a convention, agreement or other international instrument under the Constitution of the World Health Organization to strengthen pand
All countries can face critical pressures on their health systems but some issues are particularly salient for low- and middle-income countries that are currently or will soon be ‘transitioning’ toward much lower levels of external funding
UHC2030 Guidance document to assess a health care arena under stress
The guidance document for health system assessment (HSA) in fragile, conflict-affected and vulnerable settings (FCV) is a joint initiative by the UHC2030 Technical Working Group on Universal Health Coverage(UHC) in Fragile Settings, the UHC2030 Technical
Public financial management - Policy notes
Public Financial Management (PFM) gains greater significance as governments respond to the COVID19 pandemic. This policy note is intended as a primer on why public financial management in the health sector matters in support of universal health coverage.
In all countries, the COVID19 pandemic has created a four-fold challenge: how to control transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus; how to provide care to COVID-infected individuals at
different levels of existing health systems; how to protect essential heal
This statement highlights how the private sector can effectively contribute to UHC and work together with other stakeholders to achieve better health and well-being for all people at all ages.
To assist countries in health policy-making and reform, this framework offers a comprehensive attempt at guiding the collection and analysis of health system data in relation to policy goals and 21st century challenges.