World: Migrants in Asia and the Pacific at higher risk of COVID-19 and its socioeconomic fallout

Country: World
Sources: International Labour Organization, International Organization for Migration, UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN Children’s Fund, UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

A new UN report reveals that they are more likely to be exposed to the virus, lack access to health care, be stranded in countries without work or social protection and face rising xenophobia.