The United Nations estimates that more than 270 million people migrate between countries annually. This section considers the ways in which changes in health are a driver of migration—both within and between countries—as well as how migration and the ways in which migrants are treated affect human health.
Should the Threat of Pandemics End the Age of Mobility?
Permanent travel restrictions do not demonstrate a meaningful impact on health outcomes
Children of Immigrants and Their Mental Health Needs
We should create more comprehensive, accessible, and culturally sensitive initiatives for U.S. children of immigrants
Spread of COVID-19 Variants Adds to Urgency of Disease Control Efforts
Increasing evidence suggests new COVID-19 variants are more transmissible between people
Health Starts at Home: The Crisis of Rising Evictions During a Pandemic
Rising evictions will drive COVID-19 infection rates, unless the United States makes housing security a priority