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Health Department convenes primary health care conference [SOUND]

# The Department of Health is hosting the Primary Health Care Conference in East London, Eastern Cape this week. Reflecting on 30 years of democracy, the conference aims to discuss the role of primary health care in achieving universal health coverage by 2030. The two-day event, today and tomorrow, brings together 350 delegates, including international representatives. The department’s spokesperson Foster Mohale says nearly 86-percent of South Africa’s population relies on primary health care for inclusive and cost-effective health services: