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Universal Health Coverage: How to implement and measure it Country Case Studies and Lessons
14 Apr 2014 -  This event focus on successful implementation of universal health coverage (UHC) in several countries. Panelists will demonstrate the importance and feasibility of ensuring that everyone has access to primary health services without financial risk.
Country representatives will discuss how their countries expanded quality primary healthcare and developed sustainable financing models. The World Health Organization and the World Bank Group will discuss implementation and monitoring of UHC. An interactive discussion will allow the audience to ask questions about implementing and monitoring UHC, and discuss the links between health and the sustainable development agenda. [Event organised by the Permanent Missions to the United Nations of France and Japan, in collaboration with the Permanent Missions to the United Nations of Thailand, Benin and Chile]