National Profile of Migration of Health Professionals – Angola

Author/s:
IOM MHD RO Brussels, Jelena Kundacina, Mariya Samuilova

Year:
2011

Language:
English

Publication Type:
Reports
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External
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Description: 

Worldwide mobility of health professionals (MoHProf) is a growing phenomenon, impacting the health systems of receiving, transit, and sending countries. EU Member States are increasingly affected by these developments - which might occur simultaneously within the same country. Therefore, the need to develop European policies to adequately address these issues is urgent. At the same time, reliable and differentiated knowledge and findings as a basis for such policy are lacking. MoHProf will contribute to improving this knowledge base and facilitate European policy on human resource planning. This document describes the profile of migration of health professionals in Angola. 

Content: 

  • Basic country information
  • Health: Healthcare system; Health professionals workforce; Education; Medicine and Medical products
  • General migration: migration; immigration; emigration, remittances
  • Migration policy: migration of health professionals 
  • Lack of data and monitoring 

MoHProf is funded by the European Commission as a medium-scale collaborative project within the Seventh Framework Programme, theme 1, health. 

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Publisher: 
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR MIGRATION (IOM), MHD RO BRUSSELS