Assessment of Health Vulnerabilities of Migrants
Started Date:June 01 2013 Estimated Complete Date:June 30 2014
Assessment of Health Vulnerabilities of MigrantsCategories :
A multi-country study to understand the health-migration relations in South Asia
The study is part of the IOM project, 'Strengthening Government's Capacity of Selected South Asian Countries to address the Health of Migrants through a multi-sector approach' and aims to understand the health vulnerabilities of departing and returnee migrants in order to inform policy and programme development on health aspects of migration in South Asia.
• To assess migration health vulnerabilities of departing and returnee migrants
• To determine availability and accessibility of health services, quality of health services, and barriers to accessing health services among migrants in their source and destinations countries
• To provide recommendations to the government and other stakeholders to support policy development on health aspects of migration