Measuring Universal Health Coverage: Recommendations from Civil Society on Indicator 3.8.2

President of International Council of Nurses appointed to UN High-Level Commission

WATCH: Zika Virus Update | WHO Director-General, Dr. Margaret Chan

Source: http://www.who.int/emergencies/zika-virus/mediacentre/webcast-22-3-2016/en/. Last Accessed 24 March 2016.

192 NGOs Call On G7 To Act On UHC

MARCH 23, 2016 192 organisations from 51 countries have called on Prime Minister Abe, leader of the G7, to work to ensure the Ise-Shima G7 delivers a strong framework on Universal Health Coverage when it meets in May. The letter, organised by the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH), was sent to the […]

International Women’s Day 2016

Photo: UN Women/Ryan Brown The 2016 theme for International Women’s Day is “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality”. The United Nations observance on 8 March will reflect on how to accelerate the 2030 Agenda, building momentum for the effective implementation of the new Sustainable Development Goals. It will equally focus on […]