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09 Dec 2021

Spotlight on Labour Migration in Asia

To understand the future migration patterns for low-skilled labour in the Asia region and the underlying causes driving these trends, the study provides a broad, regional-level analysis on the drivers of low-skilled labour migration trends in Asia and their impact on future migration trends. Each factor will be will be assessed on its significance in driving current and future migration trends while assessing its impact on migrant welfare. The analysis is also supplemented by data and case studies.

  • Introduction
    • Section 1: The changing nature of labour migration
    • Section 2: Drivers of labour migration
    • Section 3: Impact of migration dynamics on the protection and well-being of migrant workers
    • Section 4: Foundations for future action
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: Methodology