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Does the new ‘jungle’ migrant camp in Calais meet the intra-agency working group (IAWG) minimum standards for sexual and reproductive health (MISP) in an emergency situation?
  1. Fionnuala Finnerty1,
  2. Charnele Nunes2,
  3. Yvonne Gilleece1,
  4. Daniel Richardson1
  1. 1 Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
  2. 2 Department of Health Policy, City University London, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Fionnuala Finnerty, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton BN2 5BE, UK; fionnuala.finnerty{at}

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There are international minimum standards for provision of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) care in a crisis situation (MISP).1 The new migrant ‘jungle’ camp in Calais, France, has been increasing in size.2 There are increasing numbers of young women.2 Historically, there has been limited non-governmental organisation (NGO) input and multiple small grassroots volunteer groups have emerged.

As part of a charity assessment exercise, we interviewed volunteer …

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