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Migration and Wellbeing

The role of culture and context in shaping health meanings, values and practices, and the linkages of these practices to health and wellbeing in migration and refugee contexts.

  • A review of approaches to health communication in migration and refugee contexts 
  • Health promoting elements of culture including a variety of practices from food and nutrition to exercise and cultural performance
  • Challenges that arise in health communication efforts when culture is not taken into account
  • Social marketing and health