Lao PDR’s transition on the path to Universal Health Coverage

A mother brings her baby to Mitthaphap Hospital for a checkup. Photo: World Bank Lao PDR On this Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Day, it is striking to us, working in Lao PDR’s health sector, of the progress the country has made on its journey towards UHC this year. The last week of November 2017 stands out as a memorable and possibly unprecedented set of events. Lao PDR hosted the Gavi Vaccine Al...