Health Articles in Network
Médicos del Mundo organise a training course for immigrant women called “Training course for immigrant women as health workers” in Madrid, aimed at non-EU immigrant women. The course will start on November 24th and finish on December 16th, 2014.
XXXII Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Society of Epidemiology, 3rd – 5th September 2014 Alicante (Spain)
The XXXII Meeting of the SSE and the IX Congress of APE (Associação Portuguesa Epidemiology) adopted the slogan "Primum non nocere" (first do no harm), a phrase attributed to a Hippocratic precept. In the context of the scientific meeting, this slogan refers to the need not add suffering to people in their contact with the health services, encompassing both the adverse effects of diagnosis, treatment and nursing care.
MEET project 1st Newsletter
The first issue of the MEET (Meeting the health literacy needs of immigrant populations) newsletter has been released. In this edition, you will find information about the project, updates about the main outcomes from the project activities, interesting links and upcoming work - shops and initiatives.
Follow the links below to view the newsletter in English and Greek.
MEET Newsletter (English)
Δελτίο Τύπου ΜEET (Ελληνικά)
The economic crisis restricts the migrant integration
The yearbook of immigration alerts about the “unfavourable context” due to the reduction on budget dedicated to this issue.
The economic crisis has caused an “unfavourable context” to immigrant integration in Spain due to the systematic reduction on budget dedicated to this issue, as noted the Yearbook of immigration in Spain 2014 which was presented in June. 17 experts of different backgrounds participated in the elaboration of this report to offer a panoramic of the migration phenomenon and how the economic situation affects to this population.