WHO Highlights 10 Priority Global Health Issues For 2019

WHO: Ten threats to global health in 2019
“…2019 sees the start of the World Health Organization’s new five-year strategic plan — the 13th General Programme of Work. This plan focuses on a triple billion target: ensuring one billion more people benefit from access to universal health coverage, one billion more people are protected from health emergencies, and one billion more people enjoy better health and well-being. Reaching this goal will require addressing the threats to health from a variety of angles. Here are 10 of the issues that will demand attention from WHO and health partners in 2019…” (January 2019).