Position Paper on Sexual and Reproductive Health in the Arab States

A Core Component of Universal Health Coverage

No. of pages: 4

Publication date: 2014

Author: UNFPA

Publisher: UNFPA Arab States Regional Office

This position paper builds on the findings of the regional consultation with participation from representatives from ministries of health and UNFPA from 13 countries: Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia, and Yemen convened by UNFPA’s Arab States Regional Office to discuss the place of sexual and reproductive health in the new health agenda, and particularly in universal health coverage.