The George Institute For Global Health
United Kingdom

Policy Papers

The Institute regularly produces policy papers following roundtables, forums and stakeholder events, that are then submitted to government and other decision makers.

This policy brief outlines some of the gender-specific dimensions of NCDs that UHC must address, and presents a number of recommendations to improve the health and wellbeing of girls and women.

Download 'Delivering healthy lives and well-being for women and girls policy brief' (PDF 5.9 MB)

On 29 April 2019, The George Institute for Global Health delivered a statement at the multi-stakeholder hearing in New York held in preparation for the UN High-level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage.

The United Nations held its third High-Level Meeting on the prevention and control of NCDs on 27 September 2018. The George Institute for Global Health set out five priorities for governments to commit to tackling the rising burden on NCDs

February 2016

A new paper published by the Oxford Martin School and The George Institute for Global Health will call for global and national women’s health strategies to focus on non-communicable diseases, which kill more than 18 million women a year worldwide.