Resource Center

In-Depth Understanding of Universal Health Coverage (UHC)

Session 1: A 360º Perspective of UHC in Africa

Insights from key stakeholder groups on pathways to UHC

Analysis of Universal Health Coverage and Equity on Health Care in Kenya

Publication: Global Journal of Health Science (16 December 2015) – Volume 8, Pages 218-227

3 Case Studies in Making Fair Choices on the Path to Universal Health Coverage

Publication: Health and Human Rights Journal (December 2016) – Pages 11-22

Universal Health Coverage and Primary Healthcare: Lessons from Japan

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management (28 August 2016) – Pages 229-231

Ethical Perspective: Five Unacceptable Trade-offs on the Path to Universal Health Coverage

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management (01 November 2015) – Pages 711-714

Improving the world’s health through the post-2015 development agenda:

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management (01 March 2015) – Pages 203-205

UHC in Africa: A Framework for Action

Publication: World Bank, IFC, The Global Fund, African Development Fund, WHO (2016) – 60 pages total

Session 2: Aligning National Priorities towards accelerating UHC

Best Practices to achieve UHC: Overcoming barriers African governments face

Social health insurance schemes in Africa leave out the poor

Publication: International Health – (01 January 2018) – Volume 10, Issue 1, Pages 1-3

Delivering Universal Health Coverage: A Guide for Policy Makers

Publication: World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) – (2015) – 52 Pages

UHC: The Critical Importance of Global Solidarity and Good Governance

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management – (07/06/2016) – Pages 557-559

Universal Health Coverage: A Political Struggle and Governance Challenge

Publication: American Journal of Public Health – (November 2015)

Priority Setting for Universal Health Coverage

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management – (22/06/2016) – Pages 615-618

Critical Analysis of Purchasing Arrangements in Kenya; NHIF

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management – (18/07/2017) – Pages 244-254

How 24 Developing Countries Are Implementing UHC Reforms

Publication: World Bank Broup; Going Universal – (18/07/2017)

Session 3: Unlocking Investments for Growth

Navigating challenges private sector companies face when scaling health solutions in Africa

Global Health 2035: A world converging within a generation

Publication: The Lancet Commissions – (17/01/2014) – Volume 382, Volume 382, Pages 1898-1955

Moving Toward UHC to Achieve Inclusive and Sustainable Health Development:

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management – (26/08/2015) – Volume 382, Volume 382, Pages 1898-1955

The Role of the Private Sector in Expanding Health Access to the Base of the Pyramid

Publication: International Finance Corporation – (2012) – Volume 382, Volume 382, Pages 1898-1955

Engaging the Private Sector in Primary Health Care to Achieve universal
health coverage:

Publication: Joint Learning Network for Universal Health Coverage – 92 pages total

Aligning Public Financial Management and Health Financing

Publication: Health Financing Working Paper

SESSION 4: New Frontiers for Supply Chain Management

Innovative Solutions to address regulatory barriers in the pharma sector

Toward Building Resilient Pharmaceutical Systems:
SIAPS Final Report

Publication: USAID & Systems for Improved Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services – (2017)

Medicines and universal health coverage: challenges and opportunities

Publication: Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice – (2015)

Scaling up for universal health coverage

Publication: thelancet.com – (November 2016) – 3 pages total

GSK Public Public Positions

Publication: GlaxoSmithKline Communications and Government Affairs – (May 2017)

Adapting Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement Strategies for Achieving UHC in Nepal:

Publication: Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences – (2016)

Essential medicines for universal health coverage

Publication: The Lancet Commissions – (2016)

SESSION 5: Health PPPs in Practice

Interesting case studies from across the continent

Will UHC lead to the freedom to lead flourishing and healthy lives?

Publication: International Journal of Health Policy and Management – (30/12/2014) – Pages 49-51

Two Ways Public Private Partnerships are Building Bridges to UHC

Publication: Global Daily – (September 2017)

PPPs in practice: collaborating to improve health finance policy in Ghana and Kenya

Publication: Health Policy & Planning – (September 2018) – Volume 33, Issue 7, Pages 777-785

SESSION 6: Does the frontline produce the bottomline?

Leveraging the private sector to build the right HR capacity

UHC: Robust Policy and Systems Research (Still) Needed

Publication: Health Systems Global – (2017)

Approaches to UHC and Occupational Health and Safety for the Informal Workforce in Developing Countries:

Publication: National Academy of Sciences – (2016) – 141 pages total

Will artificial intelligence solve the human resource crisis in healthcare?

Publication: BMC Health Services Research – (13/07/2018)

Strategy on Human Resources for Universal Access to Health and UHC

Publication: Pan American Health Organization – (24/07/2017) – 32 pages total

SESSION 7: The Future of Healthcare: The Digital Promise

How can AI, big data and blockchain better health for all

AI in Cardiology

Publication: Journal of the American College of Cardiology – (2018)

Healthcare Innovation in East Africa Navigating the Ecosystem

Publication: Innovations in Healthcare – (September 2017)

Big data and Artificial Intelligence, an Opportunity for Patients and Healthcare Systems

Publication: TEFEN Management Consulting – (September 2017)