Social Protection

Building social protection floors
and comprehensive social security systems


Extending Social Health Protection in Bangladesh: Accelerating progress towards Universal Health Coverage

Engels, Sven; Tessier, Lou; Hamid, Syed Abdul
Asia and the Pacific
SPF brief
health care - social health protection - national strategies - social protection floor
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Summary (English)

This country brief is extracted from 21 country profiles published in the ILO’s report: “Extending social health protection: Accelerating progress towards Universal Health Coverage in Asia and the Pacific”. It provides a detailed account of the country's social health protection landscape as well as opportunities for the strenghtening and expansion of social health schemes, programmes and institutions.

This country brief is part of the country briefs series: Social Protection in action: building social protection floors for all.

The Editor of the series is Valérie Schmitt, Deputy Director, Social Protection Department.