WHA and UNITE host side meeting at the United Nations High-Level Meeting on UHC
Securing political leadership and innovative funding to achieve Universal Health Coverage.
UNAIDS New York office, 801 2nd Avenue/43rd St. Room 201, 2nd floor,
New York, 10017
When: 22 September, 2pm – 3:30pm
To join the session please email: Amish.Laxmidas@unitenetwork.org or VarugheseN@unaids.org
Political leadership will be key in achieving Universal Health Coverage.
This interactive roundtable will explore how policymakers, civil society and other agencies can effectively collaborate to ensure health systems secure funding and meet the needs of the people that they are designed for.
• Dr Shannon Hader, UNAIDS Deputy Executive Director; Assistant Secretary General, United Nations
• Mariam Jashi, Georgia, Member of Parliament; UNITE’s MP & Chapter Chair for Eastern Europe and Central Asia
• Cary James, CEO, World Hepatitis Alliance
• Alan Donelly, Convener of the G20 Health and Development Partnership
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