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Humanitarian trends and challenges for the Pacific region
K. Peters (ed); M. Budimir (ed) / Overseas Development Institute, 2015
This briefing report sets out the current humanitarian challenges and trends for the Pacific region in the post-2015 era. It highlights some of the predictions for the Pacific and its future, including that by 2030–2040 P...
Migration and global environmental change: methodological lessons from mountain areas of the global South
A. Milan; G. Gioli; T. Afifi / Copernicus Publications, 2015
This article synthesises evidence on the relationship between migration and environmental and climatic changes, particularly in relation to mountain livelihoods in the global South. The article highlights that mountain liveliho...
The challenge of stability and security in West Africa
M. Alexandre; V. Neelam; S. Mogaka / Agence française de développement, 2015
This book seeks to critically examine the challenges of fragility and security in West Africa, along with the factors of resilience. It seeks to investigate key drivers of conflict and violence, and the way in which they impact...
A critical approach to the production of academic knowledge on refugee integration in the global North — Refugee Studies Centre
C. Kovacs / Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford, 2015
As migration from the global South to increasingly multi-ethnic global North countries has accelerated in recent decades, questions of how belonging shapes social outcomes have permeated discussions of asylum policies, service provisi...
Climate change-related disasters and human displacement: towards an effective management system
G. Sciaccaluga / International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 2015
This paper aims to critically analyse the existing legal framework around human displacement as an effect of climate change, and to provide some suggestions for its reform. It highlights that human displacement is one of the mo...
Carbon intensification and poverty reduction in Kenya: lessons from the Kenya agricultural carbon project
T. Tennigkeit; K. Solymosi; M. Seebauer; B. Lager 2012
This paper focuses on the Kenya Agricultural Carbon Project, implemented by the NGO Vi Agroforestry, which is designing and implementing climate finance projects in the agricultural sector. It argues that this project is doing ...
United States immigration reform: what does it mean for Africa?
S. Firsing / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2013
Immigration reform is a highly contentious topic in the United States of America (US), a country historically described as a "melting pot" of nations but now seen more as a "salad bowl" because of its diversity. The US, like most coun...
Refugee, IDP and host community radicalisation
H. Haider (ed) / Governance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2014
This Helpdesk Report responds to the following query: Refugee, IDP and host community radicalisation: What makes people affected by armed conflict, in particular IDPs, refugees and their hosts, become radicalised? How does humanitaria...
Climate change, livelihoods and health inequities: the vulnerability of migrant workers in Indian cities
S.D. Santha; S. Jaswal; D. Sasidevan; A. Khan; K. Datta; A.A. Kuruvilla / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2015
This paper examines the vulnerability context of migrant workers’ in the informal sector in three Indian cities (Kochi, Surat, and Mumbai), specifically in terms of how their livelihoods interface with climate change and health ...
Macroeconomic impact of remittances on output growth: evidence from Turkey
A. Tansel; P. Yaşar / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Remittances constitute an important source of external finance for many developing countries. However, the current paper figures that several studies claim that emigration benefited only the migrants and their families in Turkey while...
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Humanitarian trends and challenges for the Pacific region
K. Peters (ed); M. Budimir (ed) / Overseas Development Institute, 2015
This briefing report sets out the current humanitarian challenges and trends for the Pacific region in the post-2015 era. It highlights some of the predictions for the Pacific and its future, including that by 2030–2040 P...
Migration and global environmental change: methodological lessons from mountain areas of the global South
A. Milan; G. Gioli; T. Afifi / Copernicus Publications, 2015
This article synthesises evidence on the relationship between migration and environmental and climatic changes, particularly in relation to mountain livelihoods in the global South. The article highlights that mountain liveliho...
The challenge of stability and security in West Africa
M. Alexandre; V. Neelam; S. Mogaka / Agence française de développement, 2015
This book seeks to critically examine the challenges of fragility and security in West Africa, along with the factors of resilience. It seeks to investigate key drivers of conflict and violence, and the way in which they impact...
A critical approach to the production of academic knowledge on refugee integration in the global North — Refugee Studies Centre
C. Kovacs / Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford, 2015
As migration from the global South to increasingly multi-ethnic global North countries has accelerated in recent decades, questions of how belonging shapes social outcomes have permeated discussions of asylum policies, service provisi...
Climate change-related disasters and human displacement: towards an effective management system
G. Sciaccaluga / International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 2015
This paper aims to critically analyse the existing legal framework around human displacement as an effect of climate change, and to provide some suggestions for its reform. It highlights that human displacement is one of the mo...
Carbon intensification and poverty reduction in Kenya: lessons from the Kenya agricultural carbon project
T. Tennigkeit; K. Solymosi; M. Seebauer; B. Lager 2012
This paper focuses on the Kenya Agricultural Carbon Project, implemented by the NGO Vi Agroforestry, which is designing and implementing climate finance projects in the agricultural sector. It argues that this project is doing ...
United States immigration reform: what does it mean for Africa?
S. Firsing / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2013
Immigration reform is a highly contentious topic in the United States of America (US), a country historically described as a "melting pot" of nations but now seen more as a "salad bowl" because of its diversity. The US, like most coun...
Refugee, IDP and host community radicalisation
H. Haider (ed) / Governance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2014
What to do about social services that Russia's state enterprises have traditionally provided is a major issue in enterprise restructuring and public policy reform. If taxes and the provision of social services are rationalized at the ...
Climate change, livelihoods and health inequities: the vulnerability of migrant workers in Indian cities
S.D. Santha; S. Jaswal; D. Sasidevan; A. Khan; K. Datta; A.A. Kuruvilla / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2015
This paper examines the vulnerability context of migrant workers’ in the informal sector in three Indian cities (Kochi, Surat, and Mumbai), specifically in terms of how their livelihoods interface with climate change and health ...
Macroeconomic impact of remittances on output growth: evidence from Turkey
A. Tansel; P. Yaşar / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
Remittances constitute an important source of external finance for many developing countries. However, the current paper figures that several studies claim that emigration benefited only the migrants and their families in Turkey while...
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United Nations Inter-Agency Project on Human Trafficking
The United Nations Inter-Agency Project on Human Trafficking (UNIAP) was established in 2000 with a central focus on trafficking in persons and a mandate to facilitate a stronger and more coordinated response to trafficking in persons in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS).
Center for Ethnic and Migration Studies (CEDEM)
The CEDEM is an interfaculty centre which aims to carry out theoretical and empirical research in the fields of human migrations, ethnic relations and racism. Among others, the Centre is interested in the relations between migration processes and uneven development. These researches are led in a pluri-disciplinary perspective: political science, sociology, anthropology, international relations, la...
Institute for Human Security
Based at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia, the Institute for Human Security is a new university-wide institute, which endeavours to further interdisciplinary research on all aspects related to human security as defined by the United Nations and encourages an ongoing dialogue between academia, development agencies and policy makers.
Research and Advocacy Unit [RAU] (RAU)
The Research and Advocacy Unit [RAU] is an independent, non-governmental organisation. Its Mission is to provide high-quality research for the purposes of relevant and current policy change. RAU is run by a Management Committee composed of experienced researchers and advocacy experts.RAU’s work to date has focused on three major areas that are important in the current crisis in Zimbabwe: Wom...
African Centre for Migration and Society (ACMS)
The ACMS is an independent, interdisciplinary and internationally engaged Africa-based centre of excellence for research and teaching that shapes global discourse on human mobility, development and social transformation.
INFOCON
INFOCON aims to promote a better understanding of how Civil Society Organisations representing Transnational Communities can work on preventing and resolving conflicts in Europe and worldwide. Financed by the EU under the Seventh Framework Programme, this three-year research project was launched in April 2008.
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Migration advocacy organisation
The Irish Centre for Social Gerontology (ICSG)
Te Irish Centre for Social Gerontology (ICSG) is a multidisciplinary research centre on ageing at NUI Galway. ICSG focuses on research, education and training in the field of social gerontology in Ireland and internationally. There is a specific research focus on rural gerontology, the economics of ageing and on technology and ageing.
Caritas Europa
Caritas Europa brings together 48 organisations that are active in 44 European countries. It is one of the seven regions of Caritas Internationalis, a confederation of 162 Catholic relief, development and social service organisations. Caritas Europa focuses its activities on issues related to poverty and social inequality, migration and asylum within all countries of Europe, humanitari...
The Consortium for Refugees and Migrants in South Africa (CoRMSA) (CoRMSA)

Strengthening partnerships between refugee and migrant service providers

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