A passionate advocate for a pro-poor universal health coverage, Githinji Gitahi joined Amref Health Africa as the group chief executive officer in June 2015. Gitahi is also co-chair of the UHC2030 Steering Committee, a global World Bank and World Health Organization initiative for universal health coverage.
Dr. Githinji Gitahi, global CEO at Amref Health Africa, shares key takeaways from the 2021 Africa Health Agenda International Conference session: Launching the FutureProofing Healthcare Africa Sustainability Index.
Millions of people’s lives are shaped by a lack of access to safe, affordable health care. Global health experts say it’s time to take action, calling on civil society to unite and urging governments to make substantial commitments to funding UHC.