The Health Partnership Group (HPG) is a high-level policy dialogue in the health sector established in 2004 with the aim to improve the overall effectiveness of development cooperation in the health sector. Attended by the Ministry of Health (MOH), other government ministries, selected provinces, Development Partners including embassies, bilateral and multi-lateral development cooperation agencies, the United Nations, development banks, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), civil society organizations (CSOs), research institutes and private sector, HPG is recognized as the primary forum for developing trust, building common understanding and facilitating progress towards common systems and ways of working in the health sector.