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WORLD DEMOGRAPHIC TRENDS 2018

World Demographic Trends 2018

11 Jul 2019
The present report, prepared in accordance with resolution 1996/2 of the ECOSOC, provides an overview of demographic trends for the world, its geographic regions and selected countries, and for various development and income groups. It focuses on major demographic changes during recent decades, a...
CROSSING BOUNDARIES: LEGAL POL

Crossing Boundaries

Legal and Policy Arrangements for Cross-border Pastoralism

6 May 2019
This report examines how pastoral mobility has been impacted by the creation of unnatural boundaries within landscapes and how societies cope with these constraints through legal or informal arrangements. There are many examples from around the world of efforts to facilitate transboundary movemen...
LAT AMER DEMOGRAPHIC OBSERVAT 2018

Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory 2018

International Migration

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Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory / Observatorio Demográfico América Latina y el Caribe
13 Mar 2019
This publication provides immigration tables for 19 Latin American countries for which data were available on the population censuses of the 2000 and 2010 decades. The data included are from the programme Research on International Migration in Latin America (IMILA). Information is compiled on the...
GLOB EDUCAT MONITOR RPT 2019

Global Education Monitoring Report 2019

Migration, Displacement and Education – Building Bridges, not Walls

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Global Education Monitoring Report
24 May 2019
The Report examines the education impact of migration and displacement across all population movements: within and across borders, voluntary and forced, for employment and education. It also reviews progress on education in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In view of increasing divers...
AFRIQUE RENOUVEAU V32 #3 2018

Afrique renouveau, Décembre 2018 - Mars 2019

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Afrique renouveau
22 Jan 2019
Le magazine Afrique renouveau traite des nombreux défis auxquels sont confrontés les populations africaines, leurs dirigeants et leurs partenaires internationaux: les objectifs de développement durable, les réformes économiques, la dette, l’éducation; la santé, la promotion de la femme, les confl...
AFRICA RENEWAL V32 #3 2018

Africa Renewal, December 2018 - March 2019

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Africa Renewal
22 Jan 2019
The Africa Renewal magazine examines the many issues that confront the people of Africa, its leaders and its international partners: sustainable development goals, economic reform, debt, education, health, women's empowerment, conflict and civil strife, democratization, investment, trade, regiona...
WITHOUT CHOICE UNDERSTAND WAR

Without Choice?

Understanding War-affected Syrian Families' Decisions to Leave Home

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IOM Migration Research Series
21 Nov 2018
This new publication in the IOM Migration Research Series explores the decision-making processes of war-affected Syrian families before leaving home. Drawing upon collaborative family interviews with 46 Syrian families resettled in Lebanon, the research methodology included narrative discussion —...
MEASURING INTL LABOUR MOBILITY

Measuring International Labour Mobility

20 Jun 2019
This publication provides country examples and best practices on measuring international labour mobility. It provides guidance and structure to the production of statistics on stocks and flows of international migrant workers and non-resident foreign workers within a country. Such statistics cut ...
GUIDANCE DATA INTEGRAT MEASU MIGRA

Guidance on Data Integration for Measuring Migration

4 Mar 2019
The economic, social and demographic impacts of migration are large and increasing. Policymakers, researchers and other stakeholders need data on migrants and their integration into societies. These data need be comprehensive, accurate and frequently updated. There is no single source that can pr...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 2004

World Economic and Social Survey 2004

Part I - Trends and Policies in the World Economy, Part II - International Migration

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World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
2 Apr 2004
The 2004 edition of the World Economic and Social Survey is divided into two parts. The first part discusses the state of the world economy in 2004 and the outlook for 2005. It includes a review of developments in international trade and finance and an overview of the situation in the world’s eco...
GLOBAL RPT TRAFFICK IN PERSON 2018

Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2018

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Global Report on Trafficking in Persons
22 Feb 2019
This report, which comprises three booklets, provides a comprehensive analysis of the crime of trafficking in persons and how different countries are responding to this crisis. Countries worldwide have been detecting and reporting a larger number of victims and are also convicting more trafficker...
ETAT DE MIGRAT DANS LE MONDE 2018

Etat de la migration dans le monde 2018

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Etat de la migration dans le monde
20 Nov 2018
L’OIM publie les rapports État de la migration dans le monde depuis l’année 2000. Le Rapport État de la migration dans le monde 2018, est le neuvième de la série, et a été conçu pour contribuer à améliorera compréhension de la migration à travers le monde. Il présente des données et des informati...
INFORME MIGRATION EL MUNDO 2018

Informe sobre las Migraciones en el Mundo 2018

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Informe Sobre las Migraciones en el Mundo
19 Nov 2018
La OIM lleva publicando este tipo de informes desde el año 2000. El Informe sobre las Migraciones en el Mundo 2018, es el noveno de la serie y fue producido con el objetivo de fomentar una mayor comprensión de la migración en todo el mundo. Presenta datos e información fundamentales sobre la migr...
LOVE NOT PASSPORT TO SWEDEN

Love is Not a Passport to Sweden

Intimate Partner Violence against Migrant Women and the Proliferation of Rights' Statuses

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UN Women Discussion Papers
19 Sep 2018
This paper investigates how women’s right to live free from violence operates in the context of insecure immigration status. It is based on qualitative research addressing intimate partner violence against women with insecure immigration status in England and Sweden, analysed within a human right...
INTL MIGRATION INTER MIGRA MOB

International Migration, Internal Migration, Mobility and Urbanization

Towards More Integrated Approaches

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IOM Migration Research Series
5 Oct 2018
This new publication in the IOM Migration Research Series explores migration as one of the most problematic of the population variables. While reviewing the various instruments to measure international and internal migration, the research questions the tendency to consider the diverse forms of mo...
SUSTAINABLE CITIES HUMAN MOBILITY

Sustainable Cities, Human Mobility and International Migration

A Concise Report

31 Aug 2018
This report reviews the current status of demographic evidence and its capacity to support monitoring of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It focuses on the core systems generating demographic data and describes how the “data revolution” has already improved their performance and the pote...
NEITHER HEROINES NOR VICTIMS

Neither Heroines nor Victims

Women Migrant Workers and Changing Family and Community Relations in Nepal

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UN Women Discussion Papers
30 Nov 2017
Circular labour migration is frequently portrayed as a gender-neutral phenomenon. Despite the growing literature on the feminization of migration, scholarly and policy literature is often gender-blind. In Nepal, over the last decade, the share of women migrant workers has significantly increased....
RECONFIGURING CARE RELATIONSHIPS

Reconfiguring Care Relationships

Ethiopian Migrants in Australia and Lebanon

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UN Women Discussion Papers
15 Oct 2017
Migration reconfigures care relationships as people adapt to employment, entitlements and care practices in a new context. While a rich genre of analysis of “global care chains” draws attention to how disadvantaged female migrant care workers from the global South fill the “care deficit” in high-...
GLOBALL STUDY SMUG MIGRANTS

Global Study on Smuggling of Migrants 2018

14 Jan 2019
This study shows that migrant smuggling routes affect every part of the world. It is based on an extensive review of existing data and literature. The study presents detailed information about key smuggling routes, such as the magnitude, the profiles of smugglers and smuggled migrants, the modus ...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2018

African Statistical Yearbook 2018

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
17 Dec 2018
The Yearbook series results from joint efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a joint data collection mechanism of socioeconomic data on African countries as well as the development of a common harmonized database. It is meant to break with the practices of the past where each ...
GAOR 72ND SUPP48 MIGRANT WORKERS

Report of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

Twenty-fifth (29 August-7 September 2016) and Twenty-sixth Sessions (3-13 April 2017)

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Report of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
20 Apr 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families on its twenty-fifth (29 August-7 September 2016) and twenty-sixth sessions (3-13 April 2017).
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2017

International Migration Report 2017

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Statistical papers - United Nations (Ser. A), Population and vital statistics report
10 Apr 2018
This report presents information on levels and trends in international migration for regions, sub-regions and countries of the world, and on the ratification status of migration-related international instruments. It also contains a summary of the General Assembly’s high-level plenary meeting on a...
DEV ECON AFRIQUE RAPPORT 2018

Le développement economique en Afrique rapport 2018

Les migrations au service de la transformation structurelle

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Développement économique en Afrique, Le
17 Dec 2018
La publication EDAR 2018 intitulée "Migration et Transformation Structurelle en Afrique" met en lumière le fait que la migration intra-Afrique est pertinente pour l'agenda sur l'intégration régionale et continentale et montre qu'il y a encore des lacunes en matière de connaissance, y compris sur...
ECON DEV IN AFRICA RPT 2018

Economic Development in Africa Report 2018

Migration and Structural Transformation

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Economic Development in Africa Report
7 Jun 2018
This edition highlights how intra-African migration is of relevance to the agenda for regional and continental integration and shows that there are still many knowledge gaps, including on the relationship between migration, economic and trade policies. The report seeks to remedy these gaps by dra...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

International Migration Report 2017 - Highlights

Series:
Statistical papers - United Nations (Ser. A), Population and vital statistics report
2 Apr 2018
This report presents the highlights of the International Migration which contains the latest quinquennial estimates of international migrant stock for 232 countries or areas of the world. The annex in these Highlights provides recently collected data on the estimated number of international migra...
INTL MIGRATION POLICIES 2017

International Migration Policies

Data Booklet

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Statistical papers - United Nations (Ser. A), Population and vital statistics report
17 Dec 2018
As international migration gains increasing attention in policy debates, understanding key trends in migration policies is crucial. This data booklet highlights current policies on immigration and emigration for 197 countries of the world, drawing on data published in World Population Policies Da...
SUMMARY REPORT MIPEX HEALTH

Summary Report on the MIPEX Health Strand and Country Reports

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IOM Migration Research Series
17 May 2017
The Migrant Integration Policy Index (MIPEX) Health strand is a questionnaire designed to supplement the existing seven strands of the MIPEX, which in its latest edition (2015) monitors policies affecting migrant integration in 38 different countries. The questionnaire measures the equitability o...
VULNERABILITY ENVIRON STRESS

Vulnerability to Environmental Stress

Household Livelihoods, Assets and Mobility in the Mekong Delta, Viet Nam

Series:
IOM Migration Research Series
27 Nov 2014
This study explores vulnerability and household response measures in the contexts of environmental stress in the Mekong Delta of Viet Nam. Displacement estimates are often based on broad assumptions derived from macro-scale geographical data, viewing individuals’ vulnerability to hazards through ...
NEW GLOB PARTNER FOR DEVELOP

A New Global Partnership for Development

Factoring in the Contribution of Migration

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IOM Migration Research Series
31 Aug 2014
Part A of this report provides a systematic update of the evidence base regarding migration’s relevance to and impact on the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). In doing so, it considers the role of migration as an enabler of development through a number of different channels...
SOUTH SOUTH REMIT CORR ARGEN

The South–South Remittance Corridor between Argentina and Bolivia

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IOM Migration Research Series
8 Mar 2014
South–South remittance corridors still remain a largely unexplored research area, despite the fact that for a few years already, international organizations, such as the International Organization for Migration and the World Bank, have been highlighting the importance of South–South migration and...