Minister for Health and Medical services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete chaired the Commonwealth Health Ministers meeting in Geneva, Switzerland yesterday.
In his address Dr Waqanibete highlighted the importance of Universal Health Coverage and reminded everyone that the health service delivery should be delivered in such a way that we are able to reach the unreachable and no one is left behind.
This was well received by the his counterparts from the participating countries and they commended the vision.
The meeting saw Health Ministers and officials from 53 countries gather to discuss ways to accelerate universal health coverage in their respective countries.
The theme of the meeting was “Universal Health Coverage -Reaching the unreached, leaving no one behind”.