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International migration and development in East Asia and the Pacific
World Bank, 2014
In recent decades, divergence in income and demographic profiles within East Asia and the Pacific (EAP) has spurred increased intraregional migration. Currently, more than 7 million of the 22 million East Asian migrants are hosted in ...
The interaction between informal land markets and ruralurban migration
D. Posel; C. Marx / Urban LandMark, 2011
If accessing urban land through informal markets is one feature that characterises being poor in South Africa’s cities, another is migration. However, very little is known about how informal land markets influence migration patt...
Environmental migration and labor markets in Nepal
J. Maystadt; V. Mueller; A. Sebastian / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2014
This discussion paper focuses on how migration impacts the labour markets of receiving communities in developing countries.  It investigates the impact of weather-driven internal migration on labour markets in a post-confl...
Unaccompanied children from Central America: foreign policy considerations
Federation of American Scientists, 2014
In recent months, U.S. policy makers have expressed concerns about a significant increase in the number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) being apprehended at the U.S. border. More than 63,000 such children were apprehended over t...
Can labor mobility spark employment in Tunisia?
A. David; M.A. Marouani / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
The number of graduates in Tunisia increased at a very high pace in the last decade but was not followed by a similar increase of high skilled job opportunities. This paper indicates that labour mobility through migration is often pre...
The impact of migration on human capital in MENA
J. Wahba / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
The size of labour outflows in the MENA region makes it important to examine the consequences of emigration on economic development of the origin countries. This paper focuses in particular on the impact of emigration on human capital...
Migration, trade in services and employment interactions in Jordan
A. David; M.A. Marouani / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
The multiple linkages between Jordan and its partners plead for an in-depth analysis of the interactions between migration, service exports and labour market. This paper is sought to capture how labour mobility affects the dynamics of...
Changing status of women and the phenomenon trafficking of women for transactional sex in Nigeria: a qualitative analysis
C. A. Osezua 2013
This paper examines the changing status of Bini women occasioned by the upsurge and endemic nature of the trafficking of women for the purpose of transactional sex. It engaged ethnographic methods of data collection with the use of fa...
Unaccompanied alien children: potential factors contributing to recent immigration
Federation of American Scientists, 2014
In the past several years, and in the past year in particular, the number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) seeking to enter the United States along the U.S.-Mexico border has surged to unusually high levels. This surge is driven ...
Unaccompanied alien children: an overview
L. Seghetti; A. Siskin; R.E. Wasem / Federation of American Scientists, 2014
The number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) arriving in the United States is straining the system put in place over the past decade to handle such cases. UAC are defined in statute as children who lack lawful immigration status i...
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International migration and development in East Asia and the Pacific
World Bank, 2014
In recent decades, divergence in income and demographic profiles within East Asia and the Pacific (EAP) has spurred increased intraregional migration. Currently, more than 7 million of the 22 million East Asian migrants are hosted in ...
The interaction between informal land markets and ruralurban migration
D. Posel; C. Marx / Urban LandMark, 2011
If accessing urban land through informal markets is one feature that characterises being poor in South Africa’s cities, another is migration. However, very little is known about how informal land markets influence migration patt...
Environmental migration and labor markets in Nepal
J. Maystadt; V. Mueller; A. Sebastian / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2014
This discussion paper focuses on how migration impacts the labour markets of receiving communities in developing countries.  It investigates the impact of weather-driven internal migration on labour markets in a post-confl...
Unaccompanied children from Central America: foreign policy considerations
Federation of American Scientists, 2014
In recent months, U.S. policy makers have expressed concerns about a significant increase in the number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) being apprehended at the U.S. border. More than 63,000 such children were apprehended over t...
Can labor mobility spark employment in Tunisia?
A. David; M.A. Marouani / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
The number of graduates in Tunisia increased at a very high pace in the last decade but was not followed by a similar increase of high skilled job opportunities. This paper indicates that labour mobility through migration is often pre...
The impact of migration on human capital in MENA
J. Wahba / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
The size of labour outflows in the MENA region makes it important to examine the consequences of emigration on economic development of the origin countries. This paper focuses in particular on the impact of emigration on human capital...
Migration, trade in services and employment interactions in Jordan
A. David; M.A. Marouani / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
The multiple linkages between Jordan and its partners plead for an in-depth analysis of the interactions between migration, service exports and labour market. This paper is sought to capture how labour mobility affects the dynamics of...
Changing status of women and the phenomenon trafficking of women for transactional sex in Nigeria: a qualitative analysis
C. A. Osezua 2013
This paper examines the changing status of Bini women occasioned by the upsurge and endemic nature of the trafficking of women for the purpose of transactional sex. It engaged ethnographic methods of data collection with the use of fa...
Unaccompanied alien children: potential factors contributing to recent immigration
Federation of American Scientists, 2014
In the past several years, and in the past year in particular, the number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) seeking to enter the United States along the U.S.-Mexico border has surged to unusually high levels. This surge is driven ...
Unaccompanied alien children: an overview
L. Seghetti; A. Siskin; R.E. Wasem / Federation of American Scientists, 2014
The number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) arriving in the United States is straining the system put in place over the past decade to handle such cases. UAC are defined in statute as children who lack lawful immigration status i...
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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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