Latest in Tag: health Highlight

Latest in Tag: health


14.7% increase in health expenditures during H1 of FY 2020/21: Maait

Mohamed Maait, Minister of Finance, said that the first half (H1) of fiscal year (FY) 2020/21 witnessed an increase in health sector expenditures by about 14.7%, mainly directed to finance medical requirements to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic, and increased allocations for health insurance. The minister added that these expenditures included funding to continue supporting …

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Despite COVID-19, governments uphold support for women’s health and rights

A year ago, at the landmark Nairobi Summit on ICPD25, the world came together to commit to ending preventable maternal death, the unmet need for contraception, and gender-based violence and harmful practices like child marriage and female genital mutilation, by 2030. At that Summit, more than 8,000 delegates from 170 countries made 1,250 financial and other commitments in support of sexual and reproductive health and rights.

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