Addressing the Health Needs of Families Left Behind by Sri Lankan Migrants

Author/s:
IOM Sri Lanka

Year:
2015

Language:
English

Publication Type:
News/ Article feature
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Sri Lanka - Nearly two million Sri Lankans are employed abroad, with remittances contributing to more than 10 per cent of Sri Lanka’s annual GDP. Yet, little data is available on the other side of the coin: the consequences endured by the families who are left behind.

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IOM Sri Lanka