Turning Point: A Special Report on the Refugee Reproductive Health Field


Schreck, Laurel. 2000. “Turning Point: A Special Report on the Refugee Reproductive Health Field.” International Family Planning Perspectives 26 (4): 162–66.

Author: Laurel Schreck


Focuses on the efforts to improve the delivery of reproductive health services to refugees worldwide. Adoption by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees of its Policy for Refugee Women in 1990; Heightened awareness in the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda; Role of donors and nongovernmental organizations in meeting the refugees' reproductive health needs. (EBSCO)

Topics: Displacement & Migration, Refugees, Health, Reproductive Health, International Organizations, Sexual Violence, Rape

Year: 2000

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