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Health Information Systems and Migrant Health in Europe

"Reliable and timely information is key to decision-making in all sectors of the health system to ensure that health system goals (improved health, equity, efficiency, and responsiveness) are met through access to and coverage with high-quality health services (including preventive, promotive, curative, and rehabilitative care) according to the needs of a population (WHO, 2010). Such information is even more important among a mobile, sometimes rapidly changing, dynamic and heterogeneous migrant population. ..." – By Louise Biddle, Kayvan Bozorgmehr, and Rosa Jahn

Behavioral Interventions as Policy Instruments to Manage Household Water Use

"In cities, the proportion of water use by households has increased significantly, a trend that will only continue as global urbanization rates continue to rise. Willis, Stewart, Giurco, Talebpour, and Mousavinejad (2013) note that 66% of water used in the city of Gold Coast, Australia is used directly by households. ..." – By Leong Ching and Swee Kiat Tay

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