IOM migration health assessment centres (MHACs) are present in 50 countries globally, across Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. Pre-Migration Health Activities differ according to location and the specific destination country programme and may include: 

  • Physical examination and mental health evaluation 
  • Radiological or laboratory tests 
  • Treatment 
  • Referral for specialist services  
  • Vaccination  
  • Health education and counselling 
  • Pre-departure medical procedures and travel assistance 
  • DNA sample collection  

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