Migrant Health Working Group, Viet Nam
For healthy migrants and healthy communities
Who we are
Migration Health Working Group (MHWG) is an inter-ministerial working group established by Minister of Health, Viet Nam in May 2021. MHWG serves as a technical coordination mechanism that enables the relevant departments across different ministries to manage migrant health issues and coordinate with relevant stakeholders to foster the design and implementation of migrant-friendly health interventions and policies.
MHWG consists of representatives from various ministries, relevant governmental agencies, and UN agencies. MHWG is chaired by Director of General Office for Population and Family Planning (GOPFP), MOH and Chief of Mission, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Viet Nam. GOPFP of MOH, IOM and World Health Organization (WHO) are also secretariats of the group.
We would like to thank the following partners for cooperation in promoting the health of migrants.