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universal health coverage day

what is universal health coverage?


"Universal health coverage (UHC) means that all people have access to the health services they need, when and where they need them, without financial hardship. It includes the full range of essential health services, from health promotion to prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and palliative care." (WHO)

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To end this crisis and build a safer and healthier future, we must invest in health systems that protect us all — now.

On 12 December, join us to demand action on universal health coverage. Our lives, livelihoods and futures depend on it.