Search Tag: Sustainable Development Goals

Executive Health Management

Considerable Gaps with UHC

2020 02 Sep

Universal health coverage (UHC) means enabling all people to receive necessary healthcare services without experiencing financial burden. A new study (GBD 2019 Universal Health Coverage Collaborators 2020) has assessed progress on UHC effective coverage for 204 countries and territories over the past three decades (1990 to 2019).   You might... Read more

Health Management

Future-proofing health to meet sustainable development goals

2017 09 Nov

Can the integration of sex and gender policies reset the agenda?   An evidence-based shift is needed in the approach to women’s healthcare and greater fulfilment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.   What is the state of women’s health?   Women’s health remains an unfinished agenda. Health interventions and... Read more

Executive Health Management

2017 25 Sep

The 2015 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set the target of access to "safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all”, access to medicines long recognised as integral to achieving the right to health.  Yet the SDGs also stressed the need for coordination and cooperation -  emphasising the role of trade, partnership... Read more