Global Health and Human Security
JCIE Global Health Special Series
On December 16, JCIE and the government of Japan held a conference on universal health coverage (UHC) and the new development agenda. The following four blogs ran from December 12—also known as “UHC Day”—up until the start of the conference. In addition, we are sharing a number of interviews here that were conducted with participants immediately following the conference.
- Lessons from Japan on Universal Health Coverage, Susan Hubbard, JCIE/USA (December 12, 2015)
- Viewing UHC through a Human Security Lens, Marcelo Korc (Pan American Health Organization) and Susan Hubbard (JCIE/USA) (December 13, 2015)
- Are Disease-Specific Approaches Compatible with the Goal of Achieving Universal Health Coverage?, Maya Wedemeyer, JCIE/USA (December 14, 2015)
- Lessons from Japan's "T-Shaped" Approach to TB, Keizo Takemi, Member, House of Councillors of Japan (December 15, 2015)