Access to quality healthcare isn’t an an option; it’s a non-negotiable human right

Disruptions such as the Covid-19 pandemic that disproportionately affected women worldwide emphasise the critical importance of healthcare insurance coverage and gender-specific health policies, says Sweef Capital Director, Rowena Reyes. Birgitte Bang Nielsen, Sustainability Director at Denmark’s Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU), says to support the wellbeing of women and girls in developing countries, IFU applies a gender lens to all its investments and this has highlighted inspiring examples of health initiatives with far-reaching social and economic benefits.

Read more in this article about how inclusive health insurance policies are vital in supporting women, families and communities, part of the Sweef Capital Gender ROITM Insight Series.