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Les Migrations Internationales. Le visage humain de la mondialisation.

Peu de phénomènes ont façonné l’histoire humaine de manière aussi décisive que les migrations. Leur influence s’incarne dans le dynamisme de nos sociétés multiethniques – qui nous rappellent à chaque instant qu’il y a chez l’homme un besoin profondément enraciné d’aller chercher ailleurs une vie meilleure.

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French

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French version

Related countries

European Union Member States

Number of pages

999 pages

Place / Publisher

OECD

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From Refugees to Workers: Mapping labour market integration support measures for asylum seekers and refugees in EU member states

This study by the Bertelsmann Stiftung identifies the policies and practices being implemented in different EU Member States to facilitate the labour market integration of recent refugees and asylum seekers who have arrived in the respective country in the last year. It carries out a comparative perspective that focuses on nine EU member states, namely Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.

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English version

Thematic area

Migrant access to urban services

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Related countries

Austria
Denmark
France
Germany
Italy
Netherlands
Spain
Sweden
United Kingdom

Date published

2016

Number of pages

58 pages

Place / Publisher

Guetersloh / Bertelsmann Stiftung

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Exploring new avenues for legislation for labour migration to the European Union

On 15 June Professor Iván Martín, presented a study by the Migration Policy Centre on Exploring New Avenues for Legislation for Labour Migration to the European Union at the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the European Parliament (LIBE Committee). The Study, commissioned in 2015, provides a comprehensive analysis of EU labour migration policy, its development, its impact and future policy options.

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English

Focus area

Migration and Local Economic Development

Thematic area

Migration and national development plans

Date published

2016

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Refugees Work: A Humanitarian Investment that Yields Economic Dividends

This report by the TENT Foundation focuses on the economic impact of refugees on their host societies. As the author Philippe Legrain, a former economic adviser to the president of the European commission, highlights as the key finding, "investing one euro in welcoming refugees can yield nearly two euros in economic benefits within five years".

Download the full report here.

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English

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Focus area

Migration and Integration
Migration and Local Economic Development

Thematic area

IDPs, refugees and resettlement

Date published

2016

Number of pages

77 pages

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Providing a Head Start: Improving Access to Early Childhood Education for Refugees

This study by the Migration Policy Institute focuses on the importance of early childhood education, especially for refugees.

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English

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Focus area

Migration and Integration
Migrant Capacities

Thematic area

Skills development and retention

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Related countries

United States of America

Date published

2016

Number of pages

37 pages

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Tariq al-Euroba: Displacement Trends of Syrian Asylum Seekers to the EU

A recent publication by the Migration Policy Centre sheds light on the current flow of Syrian asylum seekers to Europe. With data and information collected from Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon and along the Balkan route, it analyzes push and pull  factors,  protection  risks  and  threats,  and  the  availability  of  information  before  and  during  their journey to Europe.

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English

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Focus area

Migration and Integration

Related countries

Syria

Date published

2016

Number of pages

32 pages

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Human Rights Outlook 2016

The report released by Versik Maplecroft analyses the 10 most significant human rights issues impacting business. As it shows, abusive and unethical recruitment of migrants and refugees is the most pressing risk for the reputation of global companies and claiming ignorance about recruitment practices along the supply chain will no longer serve as an excuse.

To find more details about the study, please click here. The full report can be requested by sending an email to info@maplecroft.com

 

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English

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Focus area

Migrant Rights

Thematic area

Migrant rights

Related countries

Global

Date published

2016

Migration as an Enabler of Development in Ukraine

This study, published by IOM and produced within the Research and Policy Dialogue Initiative on Migration and Remittances in Ukraine project, presents a broad view on migration and remittances in Ukraine.

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English version

Author / Editor / Organisation

IOM

Focus area

Migrant Remittances

Thematic area

Environment / migration linkages

Related countries

Ukraine

Date published

2016

Number of pages

116 pages

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Trends in Unaccompanied Child and Family Migration from Central America

After reaching record high levels during the spring and summer of 2014, the flow of Central American unaccompanied children (UACs) and families arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border declined sharply. Data from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) show a resurgence in the numbers of child migrants and families from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras arriving in the United States in the summer and fall of 2015.

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English

English version

Related Area

Related countries

Latin America and the Caribbean

Date published

2016

Number of pages

11 pages

Place / Publisher

MPI

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A review of the normative framework in Kenya related to the protection of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)

This study by IDMC aims to support the ongoing efforts of the institutions and civil society of Kenya in translating supranational standards into the national framework for IDP protection and in detecting areas where interventions, including legislative action and additional implementation measures, are still needed to guarantee the alignment and application of the normative instruments relevant to displacement.

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Document language

English

English version

Focus area

Migrant Rights

Thematic area

Migrant rights

Related Area

Related countries

Kenya

Date published

2015

Number of pages

145 pages

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