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The EU4Health  programme is  a  comprehensive  response  to  the  political demand to reflect the lessons learned from both the coronavirus crisis and previous health programmes.

On 28 May 2020, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a regulation on the establishment of a programmefor the Union's action in the field of health for the 2021-2027 period (EU4Health programme). It was announced as part of the Next Generation EU recovery instrument, aimed at countering the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. 

EU4Health is intended to boost the EU's preparedness for major cross-border health threats and  improve  health  systems'  resilience.  This  should  enable  the  EU  to face not  only  future epidemics, but also long-term challenges such as an ageing population and inequalities in health.

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Datum prireditve27. 12. 2021