CSOs celebrate UHC indicator win

Civil society organizations and other global health actors have lobbied for months to oppose a Sustainable Development Goal indicator that measures people’s access to health care services based on insurance coverage alone. On Friday, the expert group in charge of developing the SDG indicators agreed to reconsider.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.