Policy Update

Japan and WHO issue joint statement on UN's International UHC Day

Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister, and Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, secretary-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), co-authored an opinion piece on December 12, 2019, on the importance of universal health coverage (UHC). The piece was published in recognition of the UN's International UHC Day. 

Op-ed - The Washington Post

Press release - MHLW (in Japanese)