EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGION
KW
Kuwait
Kuwait

Planning Cycle


Overview and Context

National Health Policy Strategy Plan

The national health plan, 2010-14, for Kuwait focused on a major expansion of the health sector. The Kuwait National Programme for Healthy Living - first 5-year plan 2013-2017 promotes the health and well-being. The Kuwait vision 2030 also highlights the health priorities and targets

National Health Policy Strategy Plan Priorities

Annual Health Sector Review

N/A

The World Bank Income Group:

Hi

Fiscal Start Date

April 1

Legal and Political Systems

  • Executive branch: amir chosen from within the ruling family, confirmed by the National Assembly; prime minister and deputy prime ministers appointed by the amir; crown prince appointed by the amir and approved by the National Assembly
  • Legislative branch: last held on 26 November 2016 (next to be held in 2020)
  • Legal System: Muslim law

Programmatic Planning and Project Timelines

Window
2000
2040
National Health Policy Strategy and Plan
2013
2017
WHO Country Cooperation Strategy
2012
2017
National Development Plan
2010
2035
Multi-Year Plan (cYMP) for Immunization
Malaria Plan
Tuberculosis Plan
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

Kuwait joined UHC2030 during the ‘Ministerial meeting on the road towards universal health coverage’ in Salalah, Oman from 3-5 September 2018.

UHC Partnership for policy dialogue

No

Costing and Financing

No results found for country.