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BRINGING UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE TO LIFE

L4UHC enables senior decision-makers to develop the leadership skills and collective actions needed to bring universal health coverage (UHC) to life in their countries.

The one-year programme helps multi-disciplinary teams from each country address specific obstacles to progressing their UHC plans more rapidly. It does this through a combination of proven methodologies and first-hand experiences.

KEY BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAMME

Develop essential skills

L4UHC develops the personal and collective leadership skills needed to broker consensus and gain political commitment for change.

Learn from other countries

Teams from different countries work together, share experiences, and visit ‘host’ countries that have successfully developed UHC.

Build teams for change

We help participants from different fields, such as health and finance, form coalitions for collective action in their home countries.

Develop initiatives in your country

One of the key features of the programme is that each team develops and implements a practical, UHC initiative in their country.

Enjoy ongoing support

After the programme ends, our development partners in your country can provide technical and financial support to help you make greater progress. 

HEAR WHAT PARTICIPANTS THINK

12 countries have already taken part in the programme, and reaped the advantages.

Aissa Doumara
L4UHC participant from Cameroon

"I've worked in this sector for more than 20 years and never learned as much as last week."

Participant from Pakistan

NEWS & EVENTS

L4UHC rolls out in Asia

The success of Sri Lanka’s hospitals in dealing with the victims of a terrorist attack was a textbook example of leadership and management – skills that L4UHC is now fostering in countries across Asia.

Next L4UHC meeting in Tunisia

The second module of the Africa 2019-2020 cycle will be held in Tunis, Tunisia on 11-15 November 2019. Participating countries include Senegal, Burkina Faso, Cameroon and Niger.

LEARN ABOUT L4UHC's IMPACT

Teams formed during the programme are pushing forward a series of L4UHC-inspired initiatives in their countries.

Nepal

Nepal has reformed how it procures drugs, helping to improve drug availability and distribution.

Cambodia

A payment certification agency was created in Cambodia, and quality assessment rolled out nationally.

Madagascar

A decree for establishing a National Insurance Fund has been agreed by the Council of Ministers in Madagascar.

Benin

Benin is piloting a new insurance scheme in its North Zone, and defined a basic health package.

GET INVOLVED

Find out how L4UHC can help you accelerate the roll-out of universal health coverage in your country.