In Africa, achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC) is a primary goal. UHC means that all individuals and communities receive the health services they need without suffering financial hardship. It includes the full spectrum of essential, quality health services, from health promotion to prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and palliative care across the life course.
Achieving that vision as effectively as possible requires effective risk management—in other words, good governance and accurate data measurements to guide and track. What is not measured, cannot be managed. The best way to improve government is to improve government’s ability to manage risk and produce results. This could be achieved by a shift toward data-based policy making.
AHB curated the Africa Health Business Symposium (AHBS) under the theme: The role of the private sector in advancing women’s health in Africa with the objective to prioritise, explore and strengthen the role of the private sector in advancing women’s health on the continent.
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