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NEWS June 12, 2024

Press Release : JLN Steering Group Co-Convener Elected 

JLN Network Manager

The Joint Learning Network for Universal Health Coverage (JLN) is pleased to announce the election of Prof. Ali Ghufron Mukti, M.Sc., PhD, as the new Co-Convener of the JLN Steering Group. Prof. Mukti, who currently serves as the President and Director of Indonesia’s Social Security Administering Body for Health (BPJS Kesehatan), brings a wealth of […]

NEWS June 10, 2024

JLN Champion -Spotlighting Adolfo Martinez Valle, Universal Health Coverage Champion

JLN Network Manager

Throughout my nearly 25-year professional career in public health, I have faced achievements and challenges as a champion of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). In my own country, Mexico, I oversaw planning and evaluation agencies for designing and implementing national health and social protection policies, including the 16-year-old insurance scheme targeted to the population not covered […]

NEWS April 15, 2024

Bridging Knowledge Frontiers: The Role of JLN’s Strategic Communication for UHC Planning Tool

JLN Network Manager

Authors:Oswald Essuah-Mensah, Rahul S Reddy Kadarpeta , James Soki, Isha Sharma JLN’s technical initiatives are meticulously crafted to foster knowledge exchanges that adeptly address the priorities and needs of the member countries. These engagements embody practitioner-to-practitioner and cross-country learning, skillfully facilitated by technical experts and revered thought leaders. The focus is on delving into specific thematic […]


Digital Health Innovations at BPJS-K: Beacon of Lessons for JLN countries

JLN Network Manager

Authors: Vrishali Shekhar, Dr. Anthony Adofo Ofosu, Mouhamed Mahi SY In response to popular country demands, Joint Learning Network (JLN) launched a new collaborative on Digital Health, between November 8-10, 2023, in Jakarta, Indonesia. The Digital Health Collaborative convened key decision makers from 15 countries including Bahrain, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Malaysia, […]

NEWS April 8, 2024

Introducing a learning collaborative on how to establish government-led contracting for TB- and other health-related services

JLN Network Manager

Authors: William Wells; Jacob Hughes, Denise Silfverberg, Sara Wilhelmsen, James Soki, Rahul S Reddy Kadarpeta Accelerating progress towards the health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires concerted efforts by all health systems stakeholders. Country governments anchor these efforts, playing a stewardship role. Still, as part of this stewardship, they need to explore ways of leveraging non-state […]

NEWS April 5, 2024

Celebrating Women Leaders Inspiring Contribution Towards Advancing Universal Health Coverage

JLN Network Manager

Authors: Isha Sharma, Rahul S Reddy Kadarpeta and Jane Nyambura  Leadership by women at all levels of the health system has played a pivotal role in advancing universal health coverage worldwide. Women leaders have pioneered the art of embracing collaboration and empathy, pivotal to bringing together various stakeholders to work on common goals. Joint Learning […]