Definitions for vulnerable populations

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Vulnerable Populations

    Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.

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  1. Kevin Appleby:

    Let’s be clear about the ACLU’s purpose here: ending the productive and successful partnership between the Catholic Church and the federal government on the care and shelter of vulnerable populations.Denying us the freedom to serve betrays the very children the ACLU is purportedly attempting to help.

  2. Steve Parker:

    The average male veteran is single, but the average female veteran is a parent, if not a spouse. So you've got a family dynamic that's impacted negatively when they're unemployed ... so this is one of our more vulnerable populations, if we want take care of veterans and families, we've got to focus on female veterans.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ευάλωτων πληθυσμώνGreek
  • poblaciones vulnerablesSpanish
  • populations vulnérablesFrench
  • असुरक्षित आबादीHindi
  • ประชากรที่เปราะบางThai
  • 弱勢群體Chinese

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