UHC—The critical platform towards a healthier and safer future in 2030 and beyond

Biscoe, Gillian, David, Annette M., Effler, Paul, Hong, Yun Chul, Morgan, Christopher, Raviglione, Mario C.B., Whittaker, Maxine A., and Kasai, Takeshi (2022) UHC—The critical platform towards a healthier and safer future in 2030 and beyond. The Lancet Regional Health - Western Pacific, 25. 100529.

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[Extract] In 2019, Member States of the WHO Western Pacific Region (WPR) adopted the For the Future vision to create a healthier and safer region. The vision requires acting “today to address the challenges of tomorrow” and outlines the major public health priorities: health security, climate change and the environment, noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) and ageing, and reaching the unreached.1 Acting today means redoubling our collective efforts towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) while also addressing current and future pandemics.

Item ID: 76462
Item Type: Article (Short Note)
ISSN: 2666-6065
Copyright Information: © 2022 Published by Elsevier Ltd. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/)
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2023 03:31
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