Organized by PAHO Renewing the Essential Public Health Functions in the Americas: more necessary than ever to achieve health for all and protect everyone December 11, 2020 RSVP Universal Health Day (also known as Universal Health Coverage Day –UHC Day) on 12 December is the annual rallying point for the growing movement for universal health…

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Global Health Council notes: COVID-19 demonstrates that Universal Health Coverage in every community must be the top priority. Increased investment in all seven Global Action Plan accelerators must focus on community health systems so that tests and vaccinations can succeed. Community resilience, sharing best practices, sustainable financing, easy accessible community health centers and health workers…

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Global Health Council was unable to submit statements on all (or some) official agenda items. Global Health Council in collaboration with Living Goods, Women in Global Health, The Hunger Project, and Partners In Health note the following: We are pleased with the Board’s recognition of the report on universal health coverage (UHC) and its commitment…

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Organized by Medicus Mundi International Series of webinars on 19/26 October and 2 November 2020 Stronger Collaboration, Better Health? Watch the GAP! October 19 & 26, November 2, 2020 RSVP In September 2019, at a side event to the United Nations High-Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage, twelve multilateral health, development and humanitarian agencies launched…

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Administration News USG released Strengthening Health Security Across the Globe report On September 30, the United States government (USG) released its whole-of-government report demonstrating the determination of the U.S. to continue to advance health security at home and abroad. This annual report highlights the USG’s contributions to the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) and to…

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Organized by Group of Friends of UHC and WHO Sponsored by UHC2030 and United Nations Foundation Group of Friends of UHC High-Level Event October 8, 2020 (TBC) RSVP The event is hosted by Group of Friends of UHC and the World Health Organization and sponsored by UHC2030 and United Nations Foundation. A year ago this September, world leaders came together…

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Organized by Devex Devex UHC Pavillion September 22-24, 2020 RSVP Coinciding with the 75th session of the U.N. General Assembly, Devex will host the second edition of UHC Pavilion — this year, comprising a virtual series of events exploring different roads to making progress on Universal Health Coverage. The return of the UHC Pavilion aims…

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Organized by Health Poverty Action What will it take to deliver Universal Health Coverage and strong health systems worldwide in the time of Covid-19? September 21, 2020 RSVP The Covid-19 pandemic has made clear the critical importance of achieving ‘health for all’, while posing an unprecedented challenge for health systems worldwide. Join us to explore…

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Organized by Norwegian Red Cross, Civil Society Engagement Mechanism for UHC2030, Stop TB Partnership, and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society UHC and COVID-19: Operationalizing Commitments to Leave no one Behind September 17, 2020 RSVP As the COVID-19 pandemic exposes and exacerbates existing inequalities in health, vulnerable, stigmatized and marginalized communities are…

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