12 December 2015, Geneva – Universal Health Coverage Day marks the three-year anniversary of a United Nations resolution, which endorsed universal health coverage as a pillar of sustainable development and global security. In September this year, world leaders adopted 17 sustainable development goals for eliminating poverty and ensuring healthy lives. One of those goals includes […]
GENEVA – 12 NOVEMBER 2015 – HIV-related stigma and discrimination in health care are prevalent and undermine access to services and the quality of health care delivery for people living with HIV and other key populations, thus undermining efforts towards achieving the highest attainable standard of health. Building on the UNAIDS 2016-2021 Strategy and the […]
18 SEPTEMBER 2015 – A global coalition of 267 economists representing 44 countries is calling on policymakers to prioritize universal health coverage as an essential pillar of economic development. The Economists’ Declaration on Universal Health Coverage, published today in The Lancet medical journal, was convened by The Rockefeller Foundation and led by Lawrence H. Summers, […]
International Youth Day Newsletter Join the United Nations as we celebrate International Youth Day 2015 and youth making a difference in their communities. For the month of August we will be highlighting youth making a change. Join us online all month using #YouthDay and #YouthNow. Don’t miss a chance to get involved. August 12th […]
“In this landmark year, as leaders prepare to adopt a bold new vision for sustainable development, the engagement of youth is more valuable than ever. At this critical moment in history, I call on young people to demand and foster the dramatic progress so urgently needed in our world.” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon 2015 International Youth […]
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Global Civil Society Letter to the Inter-Agency Expert Group on SDG Indicators: In relation to target 3.8 to achieve Universal Health Coverage
PDF File: Global Civil Society Letter to the Inter-Agency Expert Group on SDG Indicators_Target 3.8 Universal Health Coverage_23 July Global Civil Society Letter to the Inter-Agency Expert Group on SDG Indicators: In relation to target 3.8 to achieve Universal Health Coverage Courtesy of: United Nations Statistical Division, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations […]
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