Global Health Events and Advocacy Moments for UHC


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World Bank Annual Meetings (15-17 Oct)

The 2021 World Bank Group/International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings will take place from 15-17 October 2021 in Washington, DC. The Annual Meetings will include the meetings of the Boards of […]

World Health Summit (24-26 Oct)

The World Health Summit is one of the world’s leading strategic forums for global health. Every October, the World Health Summit draws international experts from academia, politics, the private sector, […]

G20 Summit (30-31 Oct)

Since December 1st, 2020, Italy holds the Presidency of the G20, the international forum that brings together the world’s major economies. The Presidency’s agenda rests upon three main pillars: People, […]

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (18-24 Nov)

Celebrated annually, the World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) aims to increase awareness of global antimicrobial resistance and to encourage best practices among the general public, health workers and policy makers […]

World AIDS Day (1 Dec)

Each year, on 1 December, the world commemorates World AIDS Day. People around the world unite to show support for people living with HIV and to remember those who have […]

UHC Day (12 Dec)

On 12 December 2012, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) unanimously endorsed a resolution urging countries to accelerate progress toward universal health coverage (UHC) – the idea that everyone, everywhere should have access to […]