Japan-Philippines economic partnership agreement (JPEPA)—analysis of a failed trade and nurse migration policy
Learning Areas:Ethics, professional and legal requirements
Other professions or practice related to public health
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related nursing
Public health or related public policy
Identify key elements impacting health worker migration of the Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement bilateral trade agreement Evaluate effectiveness of JPEPA in facilitating fair and equitable health worker migration of Filipino nurses to Japan which faces an aging demographic and health workforce critical shortage Identify weaknesses of JPEPA and formulate a policy proposal advocating for institutional and governance reform, revision of required nursing licensure requirements, and necessary revision of the JPEPA
Keyword(s): Public Health Nursing, Health Care Politics
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I hold a masters degree in health law and am a current PhD Candidate in global health. I am a co-author on several peer-review manuscripts on global health policy and health worker migration and have also given oral presentations at several international and domestic public health conferences including APHA.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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