Forgotten needs of children left behind by migration

Forgotten needs of children left behind by migration

Little evidence is available about the impact parental migration has on children who are left behind. Although parents leaving children in the care of their extended families while they seek employment—either within their origin country or internationally—is common in...
Do migrants have a mortality advantage?

Do migrants have a mortality advantage?

Internal migration and international migration are both common occurrences with profound implications for both origin and destination geographies and populations. The process of migration and health of migrants are connected in complex ways. An individual’s...
UCL-Lancet Commission on Migration and Health Policy Brief

UCL-Lancet Commission on Migration and Health Policy Brief

In a time of unprecedented internal and international migration, and their relative public health impacts, the UCL-Lancet Commission on Migration and Health provides a foundation for policy makers, advocates, health systems and communities to improve migration and...