All partners in the 178 constituencies were requested to propose specific agenda to be discussed in the NHA. In this first NHA, there were 68 proposals from 50 organizations, and the NHAOC regrouped those similar proposals as well as prioritize into 14 agenda items to be deliberated at the NHA. Some of the agenda items were proposed by non-health sector, and many others by the civil society organizations. For example, the agenda item on ‘equitable access to essential health care’ was proposed by ‘The Ministry of Justice’.
On the session to approve the agenda during the NHA, 10 or more constituencies may move to propose additional agenda. If agrees, it will be added to the 14 agenda items. Those agenda items that are not included in the 2008 NHA may be considered in the next NHA.