vivi20ungaViviana Martinez-Bianchi, WONCA Executive Member-at Large and WHO Liaison person, was the WONCA Delegate to the UN High Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage on September 23, 2019.

On September 23, 2019 the world came together at the United Nations to the High-Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) where governments reaffirmed their commitment to health as a human right, and ensuring that everyone has access to essential and quality health services.

Considered historic, for being the first time for such discussion at the UN, member states recognised the critical need for strong health systems which provide primary health care services that are integrated, comprehensive, and people-centered; and address health promotion, prevention, treatment, and palliative care…..more