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...
The unmet needs of refugees and internally displaced people

The unmet needs of refugees and internally displaced people

We welcome the UCL–Lancet Commission that highlights migration as a key determinant of health, and rightly examines the discrimination and denial of access to health services faced by many migrants. The Commission emphasises the diversity of migrant experiences, sheds...