18 December 2012

Dr. Chan speaks on the place of health on the post-2015 development agenda

During opening remarks at an informal Member State consultation on health in the post-2015 development agenda in Geneva, Switzerland on December 14th, Dr. Margaret Chan, Director-General of the World Health Organization, discussed the place of health on the post-2015 development agenda. “I have personal views about the place of health in the post-2015 agenda,” she said. “This is no secret. I regard universal health coverage as the single most powerful concept that public health has to offer.” Read the full remarks.