Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
4) What is Country Cooperation Strategy of the WHO that was recently in news? How far do you think India has achieved in improving the health of its population and bringing in transformative changes in the health sector?(250 words)
Why this question:
The WHO India Country Cooperation Strategy 2019–2023: A Time of Transition’ has been launched recently.
Key demand of the question:
One has to explain in detail what is The WHO India Country Cooperation Strategy 2019–2023 and its significance.
Structure of the answer:
In brief provide for an overview of the cooperation.
First explain that the India CCS is one of the first that fully aligns itself with the newly adopted WHO 13th General Programme of Work and its ‘triple billion’ targets, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and WHO South-East Asia Region’s eight Flagship Priorities.
CCS provides a strategic roadmap for WHO to work with the Government of India towards achieving its health sector goals, in improving the health of its population and bringing in transformative changes in the health sector.
Explain the significance of the same.
Conclude with way forward.