This technical report to the WHO contains the findings of a series of rapid reviews of peer-reviewed, English language literature and reports on policies, interventions and practices for addressing the health needs of refugees and migrants. It addresses the right to health, access to health services, universal health coverage, continuity of care, the health and wellbeing of women and girls, gender equality and empowerment, the social determinants of health, health information systems, communication and countering xenophobia, and partnerships, coordination and collaboration.
|Place of Publication||Melbourne|
|Commissioning body||WHO - World Health Organization Switzerland|
|Number of pages||114|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2018|
- Health care
- Primary health care
- Migrant health
- Refugee health
- Literature review
Cheng, I-H., Advocat, J. R.
, Vasi, S., Enticott, J., Willey, S.
, Wahidi, S., Crock, B., Raghavan, A., Vandenberg, B., Gunatillaka, N., Wong, V., Girdwood, A., Rottler, A., Blackmore, R., Gibson-Helm, M., & Boyle, J.
(2018). A rapid review of evidence-based information, best practices and lessons learned in addressing the health needs of refugees and migrants: Report to the World Health Organization