There is one thing that is common to 84% of the global population – the low income and the middle income countries. That is the burden of unrelieved serious health-related suffering.
We are grateful to the Royal College of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland for discussing the palliative care needs, barriers and solutions on 12 November 2020, chaired by Lain Lawrie. As it turned out, the core issues seem to be the same between India, Jamaica and Lebanon. We talked about community engagement as one major factor in effecting some change.