UN Interactive multi-stakeholder hearing Universal Health Coverage
Jul 1 - Jul 31
A 1 day interactive multi-stakeholder meeting to be organized and presided over by President UNGA. Organizers: UNGA, with the support of the WHO and other relevant partners.
Date: before the end of July 2019 – not set yet
Active participants: appropriate senior-level representatives of Member States, observers of the UNGA, parliamentarians, representatives of local government, relevant UN entities, NGOs in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, invited civil society organizations, philanthropic foundations, academia, medical associations, the private sector and broader communities, ensuring the participation and voices of women, children, youth and indigenous leadership.
Part of the preparatory process for the high-level meeting UHC
Prepare a summary of the hearing prior to the high-level meeting;
Encourages Member States ( South Africa) to consider including in their national delegations ministers from all relevant ministries, as appropriate, as well as representatives such as parliamentarians, mayors and governors, representatives of civil society, including non-governmental organizations, indigenous leadership, community organizations and faith-based organizations, academia, philanthropic foundations, the private sector and universal health coverage networks, with due regard to gender equity.