In the Spotlight
Families in Samoa are cleaning up their neighborhoods, adopting better sanitation practices, and living healthier lives.
To guide the monitoring of progress toward universal health coverage, the World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific and ADB are developing a regional monitoring framework and a proposed set of core indicators.
New facilities, equipment, and knowledge mean better primary health care for more than 700,000 rural Mongolians.
ADB launched an Operational Plan for Health 2015-2020 in June 2015. The plan describes how ADB will support developing member countries in achieving universal health coverage. Key priorities are in investing in health infrastructure, health governance and financing - all underpinned by investments in information and communications technology and public-private partnerships.