Community Health Care - Bringing Health Care at Your Door

Report of Side Event at 67th World Health Assembly

Publication details

Editors: GHWA
Number of pages: 5
Publication date: May 2014


The side event held at the 67th World Health Assembly provided an opportunity to deliberate on integrated community health care (CHC) in attaining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Universal Health Coverage (UHC). The session also explored effective policies and strategies that could be used to remove the obstacles to deliver quality health care and positioning community health workers (CHWs) as an integral part of local health teams.