10 Years of Celebrating Indie Authors

Share this book with your friends

Displacees and Health: Issues and Challenges

Author Name: Norvy Paul | Format: Paperback | Genre : Educational & Professional | Other Details

Displacees and Health: Issues and Challenges deals with issues of health and challenges in the life of displaced people of the world. This is a collective work of the experts in this field aiming at sketching the life of the displacees either caused by development, armed conflict, racial conflict or disasters.

Some of the areas it deals with are:

·         Health issues, constrains and emerging diseases among refugees 

·         Governmental and non-governmental steps and challenges to health service delivery 

·         Forced migrants or refugees and health issues as a developmental challenge 

·         Sustainable development goals and refugees 

·         Poverty and health issues 

·         Internally displaced people and mental health issues 

·         Displacement and stigma 

·         Social alienation 

·         Social exclusion and marginalization 

·         Social work interventions among the displaced people for quality rehabilitations 

·         Rehabilitation of displacees and health service delivery challenges 

·         Displaced or refugee women, children 

·         Aged and the vulnerable and health service for quality of life 

·         Refugees and health issues: responses from local, national, international bodies or institutions 

·         Towards better health and better human living: challenges towards reconstruction of displaced or refugees 

·         Health in relation to gender, vulnerability, human rights, disability of the displaced 

·         Food security in displacement and rehabilitation: issues and challenges and 

·         Literature and health of the displaced

Paperback 410

Inclusive of all taxes


Item is available at

Enter pincode for exact delivery dates

Also Available On

Norvy Paul

Norvy Paul completed his Master’s from the University of Pune and joined De Paul School of Social Work as an academician in 2004. His current research work is focused on displacement in India with a particular interest in social and cultural capital, marginalisation, human rights and community development. He has authored and edited five books on development -induced displacement, published several articles in various national and international journals, and presented papers at various forums related to social work and displacement. He was Guest Editor of ‘Artha’ Journal published from CHRIST University, Bangalore, and on the editorial board of journals like Journal of Internal Displacement, International Journal of Social and Development Concerns, De Paul Journal of Scientific Research. Dr Paul completed Post-Doctoral Studies in Social Work in the year 2019 at Christ University in Bangalore, conducting research on development -induced displacement and marginalisation in Kerala. His major books are Development, Displacement and Social Disarticulation (2013); Development, Displacement and Marginalisation (2014); Development, Displacement and Capitals (2016), Social Work and Health: Inclusive of Practice, Research and Education (2016); Marginalised Displacees (2020). Currently, he is a Senior Lecturer in Social Work at The Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Nairobi.




+3 more
View All