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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

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...
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...
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...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

International Migration Report 2017 - Highlights

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

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

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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...
MOBILITY HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

Mobility of Health Professionals to, from and within the European Union

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IOM Migration Research Series
4 Feb 2014
This publication is a shortened version of the summary report “Mobility of Health Professionals: Health systems, work conditions, patterns of health workers’ mobility and implication for policy makers”, which was published in March 2012, in Bonn, Germany, by a consortium led by Dr. Caren Weilandt...
DISPLACED YOUTH ROLE IN SUSTAIN

Displaced Youth’s Role in Sustainable Return

Lessons from South Sudan

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IOM Migration Research Series
8 Jun 2013
More than 2 million Southerners have returned to South Sudan since 2005, following the end of the North–South civil war. Building on research conducted in South Sudan, as well as Egypt and northern Uganda, Ensor examines the process of reintegration of refugees and internally displaced persons re...
MIGRATION DEV WITHIN THE SOUTH

Migration and Development within the South

New Evidence from African, Caribbean and Pacific Countries

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IOM Migration Research Series
16 Mar 2013
This edition of the IOM Migration Research Series, authored by the staff of the ACP Observatory, sheds light on the specific characteristics of South–South migration and presents evidence on the manifold avenues for increasing its contribution to development. This publication outlines key finding...
REG INTER STATE CONSULT MECH

Regional Inter-State Consultation Mechanisms on Migration

Approaches, Recent Activities and Implications for Global Governance of Migration

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IOM Migration Research Series
19 Jan 2013
This study reviews 25 interstate consultative mechanisms on migration: 18 RCPs and seven others, here termed interregional forums on migration (IRF) that appear to depart from the classic RCP model in some meaningful way. Each case review includes background on the origin and development of the m...
GALLUP WORLD POLL MANY FACES

Gallup World Poll

The Many Faces of Global Migration

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IOM Migration Research Series
15 Jun 2011
The Many Faces of Global Migration report is an introduction to what Gallup has unearthed by asking migrants and potential migrants worldwide about their lives. The data presented in this report are based on Gallup’s ongoing World Poll surveys in more than 150 countries, territories and regions a...
CLIMATE CHANGE MIGRATION CRIT

Climate Change, Migration and Critical International Security Considerations

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IOM Migration Research Series
6 Apr 2011
This report reviews the available scholarly reporting on climate change, migration and security and describes the legal and policy challenges facing the international community. While there is indeed considerable evidence that climate does influence migration, future estimates are hampered by a l...
STUDY MIGRANT SEND HOUSE SERBIA

A Study of Migrant-sending Households in Serbia Receiving Remittances from Switzerland

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IOM Migration Research Series
18 Mar 2007
This report specifi cally presents the results of IOM’s mandated work, in particular, the volume, frequency, transfer mechanisms, use, determinants, and impact of remittances on transnational Serbian households receiving support from relatives in Switzerland. This report concludes with recommenda...
REMITTANCES GREAT LAKES REGION

Remittances in the Great Lakes Region

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IOM Migration Research Series
4 Sep 2006
This study aims to provide insight into the advantages and disadvantages of existing transfer methods, governmental and non-state initiatives regarding remittances, and the obstacles and opportunities for harnessing the development impact of these financial flows. The introductory chapter present...
INFORME MIGRATION EL MUNDO 2008

Informe sobre las migraciones en el mundo 2008

La gestión de la movilidad laboral en una economía mundial en plena evolución

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Informe Sobre las Migraciones en el Mundo
4 Nov 2008
La tarea de formular enfoques prácticos de la gestión de la migración internacional sigue siendo un reto de grandes proporciones para la comunidad que, durante los próximos años, exigirá tanto tiempo como esfuerzo. Parte del problema radica en la dificultad de llegar a un consenso sobre el caráct...
ETAT DE MIGRAT DANS LE MONDE 2008

Etat de la migration dans le monde 2008

Gestion de la mobilité de la main d’œuvre dans une économie mondiale en mutation

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Etat de la migration dans le monde
6 Oct 2008
La formulation d’approches réalistes de la gestion de la migration internationale représente un défi considérable pour la communauté, qui nécessitera à la fois du temps et des efforts ces prochaines années. Le problème tient en partie à la difficulté de parvenir à un consensus sur la nature fonda...
WORLD MIGRATION RPT 2008

World Migration Report 2008

Managing Labour Mobility in the Evolving Global Economy

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IOM World Migration Report
27 Jun 2008
The task of formulating workable approaches to the management of international migration remains a formidable challenge for the community, one that will require both time and effort over the coming years. In what terms are we to develop comprehensive migration management strategies that will help...
WORLD MIGRATION RPT 2005

World Migration Report 2005

Costs and Benefits of International Migration

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IOM World Migration Report
24 May 2005
Where are people migrating today and why? What are the implications for the world's developing and industrialized economies? And what are the key issues facing policy makers in migrant origin, destination, and transit countries? World Migration 2005 analyses the effects of globalization, trade li...
WORLD MIGRATION RPT 2003

World Migration Report 2003

Managing Migration - Challenges and Responses for People on the Move

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IOM World Migration Report
15 Jun 2003
IOM’s second World Migration Report presents one of the most complete records of reference data and background analysis on population movements. It is organized around the core theme of migration management. Policy responses to specific migration issues are discussed in a series of essays with va...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2015 HIGHLIGHTS

International Migration Report 2015 - Highlights

31 Dec 2015
This report presents the highlights of the International Migration Report 2015, which contains the latest quinquennial estimates of international migrant stock for 232 countries or areas from 2000 to 2015. The annex in these Highlights provides data for 2000 and 2015 on the estimated number of in...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2015

International Migration Report 2015

31 Aug 2015
This report presents information on levels and trends in international migration for major areas, regions and countries of the world, and on the ratification status of migration-related legal instruments. The data for the international migrant stock described in chapter I are taken from the publi...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2013

International Migration Report 2013

31 Dec 2013
This report presents information on international migration levels, trends and legal instruments for major areas, regions and countries of the world. The data for the international migrant stock described in chapter I are taken from the two volumes of the publication Trends in International Migra...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2011

International Migration Report 2011

31 Dec 2011
This report presents information on international migration levels, trends and legal instruments for major areas, regions and countries of the world. The data for the international migrant stock described in chapter I and chapter II are taken from the publication Trends in International Migrant S...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2009

International Migration Report 2009

A Global Assessment

31 Dec 2009
This report presents information on international migration levels, trends and legal instruments for major areas, regions and countries of the world. The data for the international migrant stock are taken from the publication Trends in International Migrant Stock: The 2008 Revision. The estimate...
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2006

International Migration Report 2006

A Global Assessment

31 Dec 2006
This report presents information on international migration levels and policies for major areas, regions and countries of the world. The data for the international migrant stock presented in this report are based on the database Trends in Total Migrant Stock: the 2005 Revision, which was issued b...
WORLD MIGRATION RPT 2018

World Migration Report 2018

Series:
IOM World Migration Report
29 Dec 2017
This report presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration issues. It is structured to focus on two key contributions for readers: Part I: key information on migration and migrants (including migration-related statistics); and Part II: bala...