Sharing knowhow and joining forces towards Health for All

Thematic guide: Universal health coverage

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Our thematic guide to internet resources leads you beyond the limits of the Medicus Mundi International Network. Any important resources missing? Please let us know. And have a look at our key references:

The MMI working group on Effective Health Cooperation


Definitions and ambitions


UHC platforms and networks


UHC2030 is "the global movement to build stronger health systems for universal health coverage". UHC2030 "provides a multi-stakeholder platform to promote collaborative working in countries and globally on health systems strengthening. We advocate increased political commitment to universal health coverage (UHC) and facilitate accountability and knowledge sharing.". UHC is jointly hosted by WHO and World Bank. IT includes a "Civil Society Engagement Mechanism" (CSEM)

Related health systems specific initiatives 

Organisations and initiatives actively promoting UHC 


The debate: Papers, calls, and reports (updated until 2016)







Universal health coverage. Lancet themed issue
With comments by Judith Rodin, David de Ferranti, Julio Frenk, David B Evans, Robert Marten, Carissa Etienne, Jefferey Sachs, and a series of related papers, September 2012

This section of the guide is updated monthly
Source: MMI updates on Twitter

See also our thematic guide "Health post-2015"

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