United Nations Human Rights Council


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Country: Republic of Chile

Committee: United Nations Human Rights Council

Name: Koshika Krishna and Mona Keller

University: Mumbai University and Maastricht University

Topic A: The Right to Health

The Republic of Chile believes that healthcare is one of the most fundamental essentials for every human being. It is hence, our utmost fervor to provide every Chilean with the right to enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health.

The State undertakes an active role in administering socialised and equitable health care. Our ‘National Health Insurance System’ (FONASA) benefits 64.47% of our population. The rest are covered by private organisations under the ISAPRE. The former has been lauded by the international sphere for its systematic approach, secondary and tertiary networks and free medica...

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