Migration for Development: Within and Beyond Frontiers

Number of Pages: 
436 pages
ISBN: 
978-92-9068-310-X
Year: 
2006
Description: 

This book presents the findings from selected studies published in IOM's Migration Research Series during 2005-2006. Migration for Development: Within and Beyond Frontiers has been published to coincide with the High-Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development (HLD) that will take place in the United Nations General Assembly on 14-15 September 2006. The High-Level Dialogue will focus on the global effort to create measures that will maximize the potential development benefits of migration and mitigate its negative aspects. This collection is intended to be a contribution to that debate.

 

Table of contents: 
  • Introduction
  • The Millennium Development Goals and Migration
  • Internal Migration and Development: A Global Perspective
  • The Development Potential of Zimbabweans in the Diaspora: A Survey of Zimbabweans Living in the UK and South Africa
  • Dynamics of Remittance Utilization in Bangladesh
  • Migration and Development: New Strategic Outlooks and Practical Ways
  • Forward: The Cases of Angola and Zambia
  • Migration and Development: Opportunities and Challenges for Policymakers
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