PROGRAMME

SESSIONS

The AHAIC 2019 agenda is built around discussion and active engagement to foster development of new ideas and homegrown solutions to achieving UHC in Africa. Sessions will be broken into:

YOUTH PRE-CONFERENCE

The youth pre-conference will be an opportunity for young Africans to help shape the continent’s future. Through the sessions, young people will gain technical knowledge, workshop in small teams to solve real-world challenges and network with other young people and global leaders.

MAIN PLENARIES

Main plenaries will bring the theme of UHC to life through engaging presentations and lively panels featuring world leaders, including Heads of State, CEOs and UN leadership.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS & WORKSHOPS

Partner-organised concurrent sessions and workshops will take conversations to the next level. Sessions will be an opportunity for partners to share their priorities and work and hone in on specific topics, such as innovation, disease outbreaks, immunisation, etc.

SCIENTIFIC TRACKS

Scientific tracks will convene leading researchers to share latest findings and discuss gaps.

INNOVATION MARKETPLACE

Innovation marketplace will be a platform for innovators to share cutting-edge ideas that can accelerate progress towards UHC in Africa.

THE EXCHANGE

The Exchange will feature booths from various organizations and will be an opportunity to exchange ideas and network.

PLENARY THEMES

PRIMARY HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS

PHC is the cornerstone of UHC. This session will highlight strategies for designing quality, technology-enabled primary care systems.

INNOVATIVE FINANCING MECHANISMS

This session will explore successful strategies for mobilizing domestic resource, new financing models and partnerships that are sustaining and transforming the funding landscape in Africa.

REACHING THE LAST MILE

This session will examine innovative solutions to increasing access to medicines and services, health worker empowerment and targeted interventions to achieve greater health equity.

INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY

This session will highlight game-changing technologies and disruptive innovations in systems, data and delivery that are leapfrogging progress towards UHC in the continent.

MULTISECTORAL PARTNERSHIPS

This session will focus on the role of diverse players including education, agriculture, environment and the private sector, in advancing UHC in Africa.

ACCOUNTABILITY FOR UHC

This session will focus on the role of government leadership and development partners in ensuring transparency and accountability through effective monitoring and evaluation.

PLENARY THEMES

PRIMARY HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS

PRIMARY HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS

PHC is the cornerstone of UHC. This session will highlight strategies for designing quality, technology-enabled primary care systems.

REACHING THE LAST MILE

REACHING THE LAST MILE

This session will examine innovative solutions to increasing access to medicines and services, health worker empowerment and targeted interventions to achieve greater health equity.

INNOVATIVE FINANCING MECHANISMS

INNOVATIVE FINANCING MECHANISMS

This session will explore successful strategies for mobilizing domestic resource, new financing models and partnerships that are sustaining and transforming the funding landscape in Africa.

INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY

INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY

This session will highlight game-changing technologies and disruptive innovations in systems, data and delivery that are leapfrogging progress towards UHC in the continent.

MULTISECTORAL PARTNERSHIPS

MULTISECTORAL PARTNERSHIPS

This session will focus on the role of diverse players including education, agriculture, environment and the private sector, in advancing UHC in Africa.

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