Health Systems are Failing Women Worldwide

Despite progress, health system shortfalls and gender discrimination are severely impacting women’s health worldwide, according to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) report Women and Health: Today’s Evidence, Tomorrow’s Agenda.

The report examines both women’s health needs and their contribution to the health of societies. Using current data, the report takes stock of what we know now about the health of women throughout their lives and across the different regions of the world. Click here to download the report and find out why women’s health is an urgent priority for WHO.