Responding to COVID-19 and building stronger health systems for universal health coverage

Stories from the field: Special issue on COVID-19


WHO Eastern Mediterranean region

Pakistan’s drive to restore essential health services during COVID-19

WHO Western Pacific region

Papua New Guinea tackles the threat of COVID-19 with an all-of-government approach

WHO Africa region
South Africa steps up hygiene in health facilities to protect against COVID-19

WHO Americas region
Responding to COVID-19 boosts Suriname’s health system

WHO South-East Asia region
Swift action prevents community transmission of COVID-19 in Timor-Leste

WHO European region

Ukraine working towards universal health coverage while responding to COVID-19


Time is precious. Catch up on what you need to know in 60 seconds. Here are the short versions of our longer stories contained in the magazine Stories from the field: special issue on COVID-19.