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Sunday 19th May


(9:00 – 13:00) Walk the Talk: The Health for All Challenge World Health
 Palais des Nations – RSVP Needed

(13:30 – 15:30) NCD Alliance Civil Society Advocacy Briefing
NCD Alliance – RSVP Needed

• (15:00 – 17:00) Advocacy Briefing The Graduate Institute 
 The Graduate Institute – RSVP Needed

• (19:00 – 21:00) Reception hosted by India and EWEC: adolescent health and UHC

 


Monday 20th May


(7:30 – 9:30) Expert Breakfast: Protecting Populations, Preserving Futures: Optimising Health Workforce to Combat NCDs and Achieve UHC 
Restaurant Vieux-Bois – Pfizer and NCD Alliance – Invitation only

(9:30 – 12:00) Opening of WHA – First Plenary meeting 
Assembly Hall – Palais des Nations

• (12:30 – 14:00) WHO Technical briefing: Global Action Plan for healthy lives and well-being for all 
 Room VII – Palais des Nations

• (12:30 – 14:00) Access to medicines, vaccines, and health products: a multi-dimensional approach for ensuring transparency of markets, affordable and quality products to achieve UHC 
Room XXIII – Palais des Nations

• (12:30 – 14:00) Primary health care towards universal health coverage and Sustainable Development Goals
 Room XXIV – Palais des Nations

 

• (14:30 – 17:00) Second Plenary Meeting:
Presidential address & address by Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General

Assembly Hall – Palais des Nations

 

• (18:00 – 19:30) SUN Movement Reception and Briefing Session – Villa le Bocage – More Information

 

• (18:00 – 20:00) Rethinking Global Health: A Prerequisite for Achieving UHC 
Hotel Intercontinental – RSVP here

• (18:00 – 21:00) Strengthening Multi-sector Collaboration in Support of UHC 
Hotel Intercontinental

• (18:000 – 19:30) Experiences on addressing noncommunicable disease risk factors and determinants
Room VII – Palais des Nations

• (18:000 – 21:00) Universal health coverage to deliver the Global Strategy on Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents Health: re-thinking quality midwifery education
Room XXIII – Palais des Nations

• (18:00 – 21:00) Financing Sustainable Community Health for All: The Importance of Women Leaders Center
Hotel Intercontinental – RSVP here

• (19:30 – 21:30) Fifth Annual World Economic Forum High-Level Dinner for Ministers of Health on Universal Health Coverage
World Economic Forum – Invitation only for Health Ministers

 


Tuesday 21st May


 

(7:30 – 9:30)  Childhood Obesity and the Global Syndemic – A New Narrative for Healthy People and a Healthy Planet (NCD Alliance)
Restaurant Vieux-Bois – Invitation only RSVP here

• (7:30 – 9:30) High-Level Ministerial breakfast roundtable on Nutrition in Universal Health Coverage – Villa le Bocage – More Information 

• (7:30 – 9:30) Symposium: Innovative Financing for Global NCDs 
The Health Finance Institute – RSVP here

• (12:30 14:00) WHO Technical briefing: Universal Health Coverage
 Room XII – Palais des Nations

• (12:30 14:00) SRHR UHC event (TBC)
Château de Penthes

• (12:30 14:00) Patient safety and quality of care in the face of emergencies and extreme adversity – a prerequisite to achieve universal health coverage
Room XXIV – Palais des Nations

(16:00 17:30) Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Town Hall
Club Suisse de la Presse

• Action and accountability on UHC: Building momentum towards the UN High-level meeting
(18:00 18:50) Room IX – Palais des Nations

 

 (18:00 19:30) Nutrition4Health: Nutrition Innovations along with NCDs Prevention for Achieving Universal Health Coverage within the Context of the 2030 Agenda and the UN Nutrition Decade
 Room XXIII – Palais des Nations

 

• (18:00 19:30) Universal health coverage and migration: leaving no one behind
Room VII – Palais des Nations

• (18:00 19:30) Partnerships for health systems strengthening – prepared for emergencies
Room XXIV – Palais des Nations

 


Wednesday 22nd May


 

(8:00 – 10:00) How communities can deliver UHC for Women and Adolescents
 Club Suisse de la Presse – RSVP here

• (8:30 – 10:30) Putting prevention at the centre of Universal Health Care
 Maison Rose at Centre d’Accueil Genève Internationale (CAGI) – More information

• (12:00 – 14:00) Leaving no one behind: leading with equity from the community to the hospital through a comprehensive UHC delivery strategy
 Club Suisse de la Presse – RSVP here

• (12:30 – 14:00) UHC: Good Governance, multi-sectoral actions for UHC – Partnership and Paradoxes
Room VII – Palais des Nations

• (12:30 – 14:00) Nutrition Policy Action to Save Lives
 Restaurant Vieux-Bois – Invitation only

• (18:00 – 18:50) Achieving women’s and girls’ health and human rights: putting gender equality at the center of universal health coverage
Room IX – Palais des Nations

• (18:00 – 19:30) First do no harm: why water, sanitation and hygiene must be a priority for quality healthcare, protecting patient safety and tackling antimicrobial resistance
Room VIII – Palais des Nations

 


Thursday 23rd May


 

• (7:45 – 9:30) Leaving no one behind on the road to UHC: where are women, children and adolescents?
Château de Penthes, Gallatin Room – RSVP by Tuesday, 21 May

• (7:30 – 9:00) Primary Health Care for All, Starting with Better Measurement
Hotel Intercontinental – RSVP here

• (7:45 – 9:30) The Convention on the Rights of the Child & SDG 3
Restaurant Vieux-Bois

• (12:30 – 13:45) How do we get 50/50? Discussion on the Global Health 50/50 2019 Report Equality Works
Permanent Mission of Canada – GENEVE.rsvp@international.gc .ca

•  (12:30 – 14:00) Effective implementation of home-based records to improve maternal, newborn and child health towards achievement of universal health coverage
Room VII, Palais des Nations

• (18:00 – 18:50) Leaving no one behind? Tracking “Health for All” from rhetoric to reality
Room IX, Palais des Nations

• (18:00 – 19:30) Emergency care systems for universal health coverage: ensuring timely care for the acutely ill and injured
Room XII, Palais des Nations

• (19:00 – 19:50) Boosting community-led responses to reaching the most marginalized communities: from local communities, to primary health care to universal health coverage
Room IX, Palais des Nations

 


Friday 24th May


 

 (12:30 – 14:00) WHO Technical briefing: Green, sustainable climate-resilient health care facilities
Room XII, Palais des Nations

 (12:30 – 14:00) Let’s get real: adolescents’ sexual and reproductive health and rights and well-being
Room VIII, Palais des Nations

• (18:00 – 18:50) WHO-civil society collaboration to drive progress on climate change and health. Organized by Alliance for Health Promotion. 
Room IX, Palais des Nations

 (18:00 – 19:30) Disease prevention: the role of primary healthcare in achieving sustainable, universal health coverage
Room VII, Palais des Nations

 (19:00 – 19:50) Cross-sectoral collaboration and leadership in the energy-health nexus
Room IX, Palais des Nations

 

 


Monday, 27th May


 

• (12:30 – 14:00) WHO Technical briefing: Towards healthier populations: a new vision
Room XII, Palais des Nations

• (18:00 – 18:50) Building resilience and strengthening global health security in crisis-affected settings through investing in community health workers
Room IX, Palais des Nations