2021 Webinar Series
Towards Sustainable Healthcare Systems in Africa
Webinar Series Calendar
NCDs: An Urgent Call for Primary Health Care System Strengthening in Sub-Saharan Africa
Primary healthcare spans various health issues affecting the upper, middle, and lower classes of the society. To strengthen primary healthcare systems, it is crucial to invest in public health education, especially regarding NCDs which are easily preventable. Additionally, it is key to reconsider the cost of monitoring and screening NCDs, cost of medication, and systems and policies which have been put in place to support patients. These and other factors within the primary healthcare setting should be the focal point of discussions geared towards the achievement of UHC for African countries. Below are three case studies reported in Kenya, demonstrating the situation and status of NCDs in Africa
October 21st, 3:30pm – 5:00pm EAT
Healthcare Policy Harmonisation and Collaboration amongst Governments-A strategy Towards Sustainable Development in Africa
Healthcare policy harmonisation is the streamlining of regulation systems across multiple countries. Policy harmonisation and collaboration amongst governments will play an important role in the ability of African countries to achieve universal health coverage (UHC).