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Feb 13, 2015

POSITION de TRAVAIL : Etude sur les anciennes sources et Khettara de l’ancienne palmeraie de l’oasis de FIGUIG

L’Association des coopératives agricoles de Figuig Maroc (ACAF) est en train de recruter un expert dans le domaine de la petite et moyenne hydraulique dans les zones Oasiennes pour une étude sur les anciennes sources et Khettara de l’ancienne palmeraie de l’oasis de FIGUIG.


Feb 11, 2015

The JMDI launches in Nepal the project “Sustainable local development by promoting Local Tourism by migrants and their families through Homestay (HOST Project)”

The JMDI has launched the project “Sustainable local development by promoting Local Tourism by migrants and their families through Homestay (HOST Project)” together with the Asian Human Rights and Culture Development Forum (AHRCDF), aimed at providing an alternative to risky migration and promoting local development.


Feb 02, 2015

IOM - CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR INCLUSION IN A ROSTER OF BASELINE ASSESSMENT CONSULTANTS

The Regional Office of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Brussels is implementing the ACP-EU Migration Action (hereinafter the “Action”) in support of the Dialogue between the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union on Migration and Development (hereinafter the “Dialogue”).


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Why should we include migration in the post-2015 development agenda?

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M4D goes local


Many issues in the field of Migration and Development are at stake at the local level and local authorities have important competences in this field, from receiving the newcomers to fostering migrant social inclusion or development. Discover the local dimension of M&D by exploring the new M4D Goes Local section and share good practices in this field.

 

M4D GOES LOCAL

 
 
 

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Document
Is it possible to estimate asylum-seeker flows? The Swedish perspective on prognosis

The Swedish Migration Board (SMB) has long experience with prognoses. According to a commission of the Swedish Government, the Board shall submit ...

 

Event
Country: United Kingdom
Southwark Day Centre for Asylum Seekers AGM

    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Guest Speaker: Don Flynn, Director of Migrants' Rights Network Topic:  Migrant Manifesto: ...

 
 
 
 

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Capacities

Migrant capacities represent one of the most valuable resources available for the growth, development and poverty alleviation of countries of origin.

 

Communities

Migrant communities are the binding element of the migration and development nexus. In a broad sense, migrant communities include diasporas, men and women migrants, including also asylum seekers ...

 

Remittances

Migrant remittances are recognized to be a very significant channel through which diasporas currently contribute to local development and poverty alleviation in their countries of origin. Net ...

 

Rights

Respect for migrant rights underpins and reinforces the positive linkages that can be made between migration and development. Protection of migrant rights, both in countries of origin (prior ...

 

General

The European Commission-United Nations Joint Migration and Development Initiative (JMDI) reflects the acceptance of and growing interest in the strong links between migration and development. The ...