This assignment is designed to test your ability to think analytically and critically about the influences on health policies and outcomes, within and across
national borders, with a focus on low- and middle-income countries. Crucially, when writing about a particular country or region, you should Include in your
analysis influences and challenges outside the borders of the country or region you have selected. It is expected that you will demonstrate knowledge of the
essential readings (*) identified in the module outline and, normally, at least 10 additional sources from the scientific literature (more is almost always
For a particular country or region* outside the high-income world,** what are the major challenges that confront the transition to universal health coverage
(UHC, Session 8- SEE ATTACHED DOCUMENT); how has the Covid-19 pandemic affected these; and what policies and actions on the part of key global
health actors (discussed in Session 4 SEE ATTACHED DOCUMENT) might help in overcoming these challenges?