Knowledge and potential impact of the WHO Global code of practice on the international recruitment of health personnel: Does it matter for source and destination country stakeholders? Journal Articles uri icon

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  • The WHO Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel was implemented in May 2010. The present commentary offers some insights into what is known about the Code five years on, as well as its potential impact, drawing from interviews with health care and policy stakeholders from a number of 'source' and 'destination' countries.


  • Bourgeault, Ivy
  • Labonté, Ronald
  • Packer, Corinne
  • Runnels, Vivien
  • Tomblin Murphy, Gail

publication date

  • June 2016