Joint Assessment of National Health Strategies, or JANS, is a shared approach to assessing the strengths and weaknesses of a national health strategy or plan.
Joint annual health sector reviews or JARs are a useful mechanism to review progress in the sector and identify issues that need to be addressed to improve performance.
Technical assistance (TA) makes up a substantial proportion of development cooperation for health (over a quarter on some estimates) so it is important to make the most of these resources.
The Country Planning Cycle Database is an open, online resource. It provides a country-by-country overview of health national planning, programmatic and project cycles, and information on donor involvement and technical support for the members of the WHO.
Country compacts are written commitments made by government and development partners that describe how they will work together to improve health outcomes. A country compact is a negotiated agreement between a government and development partners.
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
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.
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
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.
UHC2030 Guidance document to assess a health care arena under stress
The guide for health system assessment in fragile, conflict-affected and vulnerable settings is a joint initiative by the UHC2030 Technical Working Group on UHC in Fragile Settings and UHC2030 Technical Working Group on Health Systems Assessments.