Call for abstracts: Migration and Health Dynamics in Eastern Africa

In a bid to contribute to the understanding of the current state of migration and health from a social science perspective, the Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Makerere University in collaboration with other academic, research and programming institutions, is working on a book project on “Migration and Health Dynamics in East Africa” and welcomes abstracts for papers on the following thematic areas; Migration and Health Policies in East Africa, Migration and Health Issues in Eastern Africa, Migration and children: Migration and child health perspectives, Migration, Mobility and Health, Cross border / transnational networks and health, Migration and Intergenerational Solidarity and Health, Forced Migration and health in East Africa, Forced Migration and Health in East Africa, Migration and Social Protection in East Africa, Gender and Migration Health Issues in East Africa, Mental Health and Migration in East Africa as well as Innovative Migration Health Programming in East Africa.

Abstracts should not be more than 350 words. Deadline for abstracts is 30th April 2017 and full papers should be submitted by 30th July, 2017.

See details below

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 04:00 to Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 04:00
Event Venue: 
Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Makerere University
Contact Information: 
For inquiries and clarifications, contact Dr. David Kaawa-Mafigiri email:, Tel: +256773371781, and Associate Professor Paul Bukuluki email: