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Jan. 23, 2018

Tokyo Declaration on UHC reiterates importance of people-centred health services

Region: Global Multiple streams

The Tokyo Declaration on Universal Health Coverage was issued at the global forum on UHC held from 12-15 December in Tokyo, Japan. The declaration reiterated the importance of “providing all people with access to high-quality, integrated, people-centred health services”, particularly in supporting target 3.8 of the SDGs. The forum was hosted by the Government of Japan, World Bank, World Health Organization, UNICEF, UHC2030 and JICA.


Read the Tokyo Declaration on Universal Health Coverage: http://www.who.int/universal_health_coverage/tokyo-decleration-uhc.pdf?ua=1  

Global Forum on Universal Health Coverage: http://universalhealthcoverageday.org/forum/