Category: News

Reflecting on migration health in 2018

It is the time of the year to reflect back on migration health in 2018.

[Call for applications] Early Career Researcher Workshop – ‘Engendering research and reframing policy debate on Migration & Health and intersectional rights’

Workshop for Early Career Researchers – ‘Engendering research and reframing policy debate on Migration and Health and intersectional rights’

[NEWS] MHADRI interns working to map migration and health research

MHADRI interns – Holly McCarthy and Pearl Agbenyezi – are working with MHADRI members and other migration and health researchers to explore gaps in migration and health research globally.

[Call for papers] Special Issue “The World in Crisis: Current Health Issues”

A call for papers for a Special Issue on “The World in Crisis: Current Health Issues” in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. The venue is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes articles and communications in the interdisciplinary area of environmental health sciences and public health.

[PAPER] Detention is still harming children at the US border (2018)

Healthcare practitioners who are dedicated to making the lives of children and their families better watched in disbelief as the ongoing situation of separating children from their parents unfolded at the southern border of the United States. We know that for many families the migration journey is traumatic and has lasting effects; separation and detention simply compound this trauma.

Migrant and Refugee Health in Malaysia (2017): Meeting Report

Migrants and refugees face challenges accessing both healthcare and good social determinants of health in Malaysia. Participants at the “Migrant and Refugee Health in Malaysia workshop, Kuala Lumpur, 9-10 November 2017” scoped these challenges within the regional ASEAN context, identifying gaps in knowledge and practical steps forward to improve the evidence base in the Malaysia.

MHADRI Early Career Researchers

We are forming a Working Group to create an Early Career Researchers (ECR) sub-committee of MHADRI. Join us!

Join us!

The global Migration, Health, and Development Research Initiative (MHADRI) aims to advance evidence-informed global migration health policies and practices that will improve the health and wellbeing of people and communities affected by migration.