Universal Health Coverage can be defined as the common goal of achieving access for all to a full spectrum of services of good quality ranging from prevention to rehabilitation according to need at an affordable cost to consumers (WHO,2010).

With support of the Rockefeller Foundation the Centre of Excellence on Universal Health Coverage was launched in April 2011.

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19 November, 2017 Experience sharing on building UHC awareness –Translating learning to action

To share the experiences on UHC awareness and examples from the participants of the program for sustaining awareness...read more

09 March, 2017 Round Table Discussion with Policy Makers at the Daily Prothom Alo

As part of the programme, Building Awareness on Universal Health Coverage, the Centre of Excellence for Universal...read more

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14 February, 2016 - 18 February, 2016 ( 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM ) Introductory course on "Universal Health Coverage"

Professional Skills Training Centre (PSTC) at JPGSPH and The centre of Excellence for universal Health Coverage are...read more

10 November, 2015 Fourth 'Introductory Course on Universal Health Coverage'

Since inception, The Centre of Excellence for Universal Health Coverage, (jointly established by ICDDR,B and JPGSPH,...read more

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Research Activities

21 April, 2016 Mapping Private Sector Pharmacies in Seven Districts of Bangladesh

The Centre of Excellence for Universal Health Coverage (CoE-UHC, jointly established by icddr,b and JPGSPH/BRAC U) is...read more

21 April, 2016 Core Expert Group Meeting: Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Bangladesh: Pushing the agenda forward in 2016

The Centre of Excellence for Universal Health Coverage at JPGSPH, BRACU and USAID funded Health Finance and Governance...read more

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