WESTERN PACIFIC REGION
JP
Japan
Japan

Planning Cycle


Overview and Context

National Health Policy Strategy Plan

The Medical Care Plan is the national health strategy.

National Health Policy Strategy Plan Priorities

Annual Health Sector Review

N/A

Income Group:

Hi

Fiscal Start Date

April 1

Legal and Political Systems

  • Executive branch: the monarchy is hereditary;the leader of the majority party or majority coalition in the House of Representatives usually becomes prime minister
  • Political cycle:House of Councillors - last held on 10 July 2016 (next to be held in July 2019) House of Representatives - last held on 22 October 2017 (next to be held by 21 October 2021)
  • Legal system: civil law system based on German model; system also reflects Anglo-American influence and Japanese traditions; judicial review of legislative acts in the Supreme Court

Programmatic Planning and Project Timelines

Window
2000
2040
National Health Policy Strategy and Plan
WHO Country Cooperation Strategy
National Development Plan
Multi-Year Plan (cYMP) for Immunization
Malaria Plan
Tuberculosis Plan
2006
2010
HIV/AIDS Plan
Ageing and Health Plan
Noncommunicable Diseases Plan
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Plan
Reproductive Health Plan
Maternal Health Plan
Newborn and Child Health Plan
Human Resources for Health Plan
Gavi Health System Strengthening (HSS)Support
Global Fund Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health (RSSH)

Partners in Country

Endorsement of global compact for progress towards universal health coverage

UHC2030 member

UHC2030 joint vision progress

Japan was a member of IHP+ since November 2014. IHP+ membership was transferred to UHC2030 in 2016.

UHC Partnership for policy dialogue

No

Costing and Financing

No results found for country.