REGIONAL ANALYTICAL SNAPSHOT #1 | COVID-19 | MAY 2020

REGIONAL ANALYTICAL SNAPSHOT #1 | COVID-19 | MAY 2020

Published Date: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 22:45

This brief capitalizes on the operational knowledge of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in the Southern Africa Re- gion, to provide reliable information and advance awareness on the multifaceted relation between the COVID-19 pandemic and migration dynamics in the Southern African region. The briefs are informed by conversations with key informant and targeted interviews conducted by IOM Experts and Migration Specialist of the IOM Regional Migration Data Hub for Southern Africa (RMDHub).

IN THIS ISSUE:

=> KEY ISSUE 1: THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON MIGRANTS’ ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE: LESSONS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR POLICY AND PROGRAMMING IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

=> KEY ISSUE 2: COVID-19 AND CROSS-BORDER HUMAN MOBILITY RESTRICTIONS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

=> KEY ISSUE 3: COUNTRY FOCUS: LESOTHO