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6th Meeting of the Montreux Collaborative on Fiscal Space, Public Financial Management and Health Financing - P4H Network

6th Meeting of the Montreux Collaborative on Fiscal Space, Public Financial Management and Health Financing

13-17 November | Eden Hotel in Montreux, Switzerland
Theme: Adjusting Public Financial Management (PFM) for better health: new evidence to shape next-generation reforms

The Meeting Report on this year’s Montreux Collaborative on fiscal space, public financial management and health financing is now available.

The Agenda and Meeting details are on the newly launched meeting platform of the Montreux Collaborative

Since 2014, WHO has convened biennial meetings of the Montreux Collaborative, bringing together experts and partners to discuss the critical relationship between fiscal space, public financial management (PFM), and health financing in advancing universal health coverage (UHC). The aim is to raise the profile of public finance’s role in achieving UHC, to generate and exchange ideas and lessons to support the implementation of tailored reforms in the health sector, and to consolidate and broaden the network of experts and partners interested in public finance issues for health.

As with prior meetings, this year’s event is organized in close collaboration with partners involved in this area of work, including the World Bank Group, the lnternational Monetary Fund (IMF), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develoent (OECD), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance (Gavi), the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (the Global Fund), lnternational Budget Partnership (IBP), Results for Development (R4D), and ThinkWell.

The main objectives of the 2023 meeting are to:
  • Take stock of lessons from COVID-19 for PFM and health financing reform, and identify PFM features conducive to resilient systems
  • Deepen the understanding of PFM requirements for effective PHC financing
  • Unpack health budget execution issues and discuss joint solutions between finance and health

The 2023 Montreux Collaborative meeting will be hybrid, held both in-person and online. The meeting venue is the Eden Hotel in Montreux, Switzerland.

To register for the virtual session

  • Visit the event page on our new Montreux Collaborative platform:
  • Scroll down and Click on ‘Meeting connections’ which will open up a new zoom registration page where you will need to fill in your name/affiliation.
  • After completing this quick registration, you will receive an email from Valerie Dossogne (our comms support) which will contain your individual Zoom link.
  • Connect online on Tuesday 14 November starting at 0900 CET.
  • Virtual participants will be able to pose questions online.  Our chat manager, Connor, will monitor the questions and select questions for the panelists.

For more information: please contact Hélène Barroy (for content): and Pauline Bempong (for logistics):

The detailed Agenda and meeting logistics are now up on