When rights are protected, migration benefits all

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In a recent blog posted by the UNDP for International Migrants Day, Owen Shumba reflects on the benefits of migration for migrants, their families, and their host and home countries. While noting the associated benefits, Owen finds that these benefits are best experienced when the rights of migrants are protected and upheld. Click here to read the full post. 

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  • Migrant rights

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Migration and Local Economic Development
Adopting a human rights-based approach to migration and development

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