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Blog posts on "universal health coverage"
Conditional cash transfers are about more than just handing out funds.
Investing in sexual and reproductive health is not only the right thing to do – it benefits women, families, and the entire economy.
It’s time to harness and align the private with the public sector to achieve universal health coverage in Asia and the Pacific.
Southeast Asian countries have much to learn from Korea's successful experience with social health insurance.
The recently endorsed APLMA Malaria Elimination Roadmap will help implement national plans and accelerate regional progress on eradicating the disease by 2030.
The risk of contracting antimicrobial-resistant bacteria or emerging infectious diseases is higher in Asia than anywhere else in the world.
Here are a few highlights from ADB’s new Operational Plan for Health 2015-2020 launched today.
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.
When ADB recently hosted a conference on using information and communication technology (ICT) in universal health coverage, it was vital not to miss the opportunity to pin down practical steps that participants could commit to taking in their own workplace. The conference culminated in the iCTen Steps: practical next steps with both quick wins and some longer-term goals that can be adapted to specific country settings, regardless of where they are on the road to universal health coverage.