WHO: Migrants Do Not Bring Diseases Into Europe
|01/21/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A new report by the World Health Organization disputes a belief that refugees and migrants bring exotic communicable diseases into the European region.
The report is based on evidence from more than 13,000 documents. It provides a snapshot of the health of refugees and migrants who comprise about 10 percent of the nearly 1 billion population in 53 European countries.
The survey finds migrants and refugees are generally in good health, but, due to poor living conditions, they risk falling ill while in transit or while staying in receiving countries. The report says contrary to common perception, the risk of refugees and read more >>>