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Michel Sidibé, Executive Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS says a government-driven approach will not make access to healthcare universal to Africans at such a coalition like the African Business Coalition for health is needed. He joins CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa to discuss the impact of poor healthcare on quality of life in Africa.
The African Business Coalition for Health was launched on the sidelines of the African Union Summit in Addis Ababa. The coalition aims to mobilise a core group of private sector players through a coordinated platform to advance health outcomes. Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Co-Chairman of Global Business Coalition for health and Founder of the African Business Coalition for Health joined CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa to discuss his vision for ABC-Health.
At the launch of the African Business Coalition for Health in Addis Ababa, CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa caught up with Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and they explored ways to build sustainable healthcare systems in Africa.