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Monitoring universal health coverage within the Sustainable Development Goals: assessing the indicators proposed by Daniel Hogan, Gretchen Stevens, Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor, and Ties Boerma

Authors: Audrey R. Chapman

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The text of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015, like its predecessor Millennium Development Goals, acknowledges the importance of monitoring to track progress, encourage implementation, mobilize support, and promote accountability.