This year’s World Malaria Day 2014 theme,Invest in the Future: Defeat Malaria addresses the impact of the disease on individuals and societies and examines the broader implications of malaria for the post-2015 Development Agenda.
Migrants and their families are one of the marginalized groups that are particularly at risk from the disease. Rising human mobility – over a billion people are now either internal or cross-border migrants – also exposes migrants including those forced to move, to greater risk than non-mobile populations. Entry and departure from malaria endemic and non-endemic areas increases their exposure to the disease…Read more
Posted on Fri, Apr-25-2014
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