Blog posts tagged to "universal health coverage"
Published on Monday, 22 August 2016
WIEGO has identified access to health services, support for caring roles, and income support for elderly workers, as the 3 priorities for extending social protection to informal workers.
Published on Friday, 05 August 2016
Find out what our readers think about who needs government social protection systems most in developing Asia, where half of the population still lacks access to basic social protection.
Published on Monday, 07 March 2016
Conditional cash transfers are about more than just handing out funds.
Published on Friday, 04 March 2016
Investing in sexual and reproductive health is not only the right thing to do – it benefits women, families, and the entire economy.
Published on Wednesday, 24 February 2016
It’s time to harness and align the private with the public sector to achieve universal health coverage in Asia and the Pacific.
Published on Thursday, 28 January 2016
Southeast Asian countries have much to learn from Korea's successful experience with social health insurance.
Published on Friday, 18 December 2015
The recently endorsed APLMA Malaria Elimination Roadmap will help implement national plans and accelerate regional progress on eradicating the disease by 2030.
Published on Thursday, 17 December 2015
The risk of contracting antimicrobial-resistant bacteria or emerging infectious diseases is higher in Asia than anywhere else in the world.
Published on Friday, 05 June 2015
Here are a few highlights from ADB’s new Operational Plan for Health 2015-2020 launched today.
Published on Wednesday, 18 March 2015
Universal health coverage not only protects the majority of the population from experiencing catastrophic financial loss as a result of high out-of-pocket costs, but also promotes better quality of services and greater health equity.