What's next for Japanese aid in UHC push

Japan is one of the big proponents of universal health coverage. But what does that mean in terms of its development assistance? Devex spoke with Ikuo Takizawa, deputy director general of the human development department at the Japan International Cooperation Agency.

About the author

  • 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.