A significant number of Ndlavela community members in the City of Maputo have migrated to South Africa for economic, education, health or other reasons.
Thousands of families in Mozambique were displaced by Cyclone Idai in March 2019. Hundreds of people in Buzi were rescued either by helicopter or by boat. The Government of Mozambique has supported the voluntary return of families back to their area of origin.
Is migration health relevant for both migrants as well as host communities? We asked IOM Health's Director Jaqueline Weekers at the IOM Council in Geneva.