Health equity for internal migrant labourers in India: an ethical perspective.

@article{Akinola2014HealthEF,
  title={Health equity for internal migrant labourers in India: an ethical perspective.},
  author={Ajoke Basirat Akinola and Anil Kumar Indira Krishna and Satish Kumar Chetlapalli},
  journal={Indian journal of medical ethics},
  year={2014},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={232-7}
}
In the developing countries, internal migration is a survival strategy for many labourers in search of a better livelihood and opportunities. It is inevitable that many of them will leave their home towns and villages in the coming years, and that the future will see an increase in the number of migrant labourers in developing countries such as India. Migrant workers face unique health problems and it is important for the health system to prepare itself to face these. In this context, the… CONTINUE READING