Improving Single Male Laborers’ Health in Qatar

Policy Brief (2019)

21 Pages Posted: 25 Nov 2019

See all articles by Sanaa Al-Harahsheh

Sanaa Al-Harahsheh

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Feras Al-Meer

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Zahra Babar

Georgetown University

Maha El-Akoum

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Mehran Kamrava

CIRS, Georgetown University-Qatar

M. Walid Qoronfleh

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: November 9, 2019

Abstract

The aim of this policy brief is to provide some understanding of the health constraints faced by single male laborers (SMLs), the policy efforts underway to enhance their access to healthcare, and further actions that ought to be undertaken to strengthen and improve healthcare for this group of migrant workers in Qatar.

Keywords: Labor migrants; Health; Migration; Qatar; Male laborers; Migrant workers

Suggested Citation

Al-Harahsheh, Sanaa and Al-Meer, Feras and Babar, Zahra and El-Akoum, Maha and Kamrava, Mehran and Qoronfleh, M. Walid, Improving Single Male Laborers’ Health in Qatar (November 9, 2019). Policy Brief (2019), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3486167

Sanaa Al-Harahsheh

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Feras Al-Meer

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Zahra Babar

Georgetown University ( email )

Washington, DC 20057
United States

Maha El-Akoum (Contact Author)

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Mehran Kamrava

CIRS, Georgetown University-Qatar ( email )

Doha, DC 20057
Qatar

HOME PAGE: http://cirs.georgetown.edu

M. Walid Qoronfleh

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