Seminar September 24th 2019: Nordic health clinics for undocumented migrants

Tuesday September 24th , 2019 from 3PM-5:30PM.
Center for Sundhed og Samfund, KU, Øster Farimagsgade 5, room 5.0.22.

Participation is free of charge. Please register at sekretariat@indvandrersundhed.dk no later than September 23rd.

Program
15.00 – 15.05: Welcome by Danish Society for Migrant Health 
15.05 – 15.30: Sweden, Lau D. Ekegren, team leader, Swedish Red Cross.
15.30-15:55: Norway, Linnea Näsholm, Health Centre for undocumented migrants in Oslo.
15:55-16:20: Finland, Meri Korniloff, program coordinator, Finnish Red Cross .
16:20-16:30: Short coffee break
16:30-17.00: Denmark, Vibeke Lenskjold, project leader and manager, Danish Red Cross.
17.00 – 17.30: Plenary discussion.

Background
For many years, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Sweden have provided health care services for undocumented migrants. The services offered vary according to legislation and organizations. At this seminar we will present the four Nordic countries’ health services and get insights in the different legislation, the opportunities and challenges following for providing health care for undocumented migrants. The seminar will be held in English.