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The 6th APEC High Level Meeting on Health and the Economy

posted Aug 18, 2016, 2:57 AM by Admin Web   [ updated Aug 18, 2016, 6:55 PM ]

The 6th APEC High Level Meeting on Health and the Economy will be held on 20-21 August 2016 in Lima. The theme of the meeting is Advancing in the Implementation of the Healthy Asia Pacific 2020 to Support the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, which comprises two Keynote Addresses and six Panel Discussions.

The Two keynote Addresses are “The common challenges facing HAP2020 implementation and the achievement of the SDG Health” and “Working in Partnership towards the SDG Health Goals and Healthy Asia Pacific 2020.” The followed six Panel Discussions respectively are

  • Setting the Scene: The common challenges facing HAP2020 implementation and the achievement of the SDG Health - Perspectives of APEC Economies; 
  • Making the Case for Investment in Sustainable and High-Performing Health Systems;
  • Innovative Approaches to Finance Health and Health Systems Sustainability; 
  • Embracing innovation and data to support decision-making and health systems strengthening; 
  • Working Across Government for HAP2020 and SDG Health; and 
  • Enhancing Multisectoral Collaboration to Support HAP2020/SDG Health.
Further information regarding the 6th APEC High Level Meeting on Health and the Economy will be updated soon.