Universal Health Coverage – Ministerial Meeting, 8 October 2020

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    “Universal health coverage comes at a cost. But the price is cheap, when we consider the alternative.” – UN Secretary-General António Guterres One year since world leaders came together to endorse the Political Declaration on Universal Health Coverage  we are now faced with an unprecedented crisis.  Achieving universal health coverage (UHC) has never been more urgent for ensuring the health of people, nations and the world.   Join the Ministerial Event on UHC, for a discussion with leaders on the state of health, and the challenges and opportunities for building back better from COVID-19, for a more equitable and sustainable world. More information on UHC: https://bit.ly/2GzV6Jr Programme: https://bit.ly/33GbcKe

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