UN High-Level Meeting on UHC

On December 12, 2017, the United Nations passed a resolution (A/RES/72/139) agreeing to hold the first-ever UN High-Level Meeting (HLM) on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) during the 2019 United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The UN HLM on UHC will take place on September 23, 2019, in New York City.

Key Dates

  • 7 April 2019: World Health Day
  • 20–28 May 2019: World Health Assembly, Geneva, Switzerland
  • By end of July 2019: HLM-UHC multi-stakeholder hearing
  • 23 September 2019: HLM-UHC, New York, United States