Health in the post-2015 development agenda: The importance of migrants’ health for sustainable and equitable development In: Migration Policy Practice (Vol. 2, No. 6)

Author/s:
Davide Mosca, Barbara Rijks, Caroline Schultz

Year:
2013

Language:
English

Publication Type:
Policy Brief
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The International Organization for Migration, in response to the call made by the World Health Organization for papaers on "Health in the post-2015 development agenda", has submitted a position paper entitled "The importance of migrants' health for sustainable and equitable development" for the thematic consultation on health. The paper calls for specific attention to underlying determinants of health that relate to mobility and migration and explians why migrants' health is a cross-cutting development issue that should be addressed in the post-2015 development agenda. This article provides a summary of the position paper.

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International Organization for Migration, Eurasylum