Particular issues of public health: refugees

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Abstract

Refugees constitute one of the most vulnerable groups of people worldwide.
This chapter focuses on the provisions of international law in reltion to refugees' health. Whilst there is no specific instrument upholding refugees' right to health, such a right may be inferred from more general international provisions on health.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaw and the public dimension of health
Place of PublicationLondon
Pages173-194
Number of pages21
Publication statusPublished - 15 Oct 2001

Keywords

  • public health
  • refugees
  • medical law
  • human rights

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