Ulana Suprun - Health Minister, Ukraine
Stephen Sackur speaks to Ukraine's health minister Ulana Suprun, who is trying to drive through a big reform of Ukraine's healthcare system.
Stephen Sackur speaks to Ukraine's health minister, Ulana Suprun. Four years after the Maidan revolution, Ukraine is a country of unfulfilled expectations. Huge external pressures remain - not least hostility from Moscow - but many of the problems are internal, such as stalled reforms, political in-fighting and endemic corruption. The Ukrainian-American doctor Ulana Suprun is now the country's health minister and is trying to drive through a big reform of the healthcare system. It is a hugely symbolic test - can she deliver?