M4D Library


The repository collected over more than six years represents a joint effort of the M4D Net Facilitation Team and the M4D Net members to make available to the wider community the latest findings in the field of migration and development with a view to filling potential knowledge gaps and move the migration and development agenda forward through evidence-based research.

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Monday, November 28, 2016 - 12:25
This International Rescue Committee (IRC), titled Learning from Lesbos, examines the IRC's early emergency response in the cities and towns of Lesbos, Greece during the height of the refugee crisis.  Nowadays, nore than half of the world's displaced people live in urban areas. The humanitarian sector has to adapt to the challenges of increasing urbanisation and the increasing role of cities as places of refuge as well as sites of heightened risk of crisis, marginalisation and inequality. The arrival of large numbers of people in an urban area brings challenges and opportunities for both...
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 17:03
This issue paper elaborated with contributions of UNHCR, OHCHR, IOM, UNITAR, UN DESA, FAO, UN-Habitat and UNFPA in the context of HABITAT III aims to "raise awareness of how inclusive planning for rapid urbanization, migration and displacement – through improved rights and protection for migrants and refugees, access to adequate services, opportunities and space, and regulations that create an enabling environment – can maximize the skills, resources and creativity of migrants and refugees that drive sustainable development. The central pillars of the New Urban Agenda, which provide guidance...
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 11:12
Esta sistematización de experiencia publicada por la Agencia de Desarrollo Económico Local de Morazán (ADEL Morazán) se ha ido desarrollando en el marco del Programa de Jóvenes Emprendedores, un proyecto apoyado por la ICMD. El objetivo de la sistematización es poder describir los 4 pasos que son necesarios para la incubación de las empresas productivas, desde la selección de las iniciativas hasta la post incubación y la generación de alianzas. Para cada una de las etapas se mencionan: Las actividades realizadas, logros obtenidos, lecciones aprendidas, recursos utilizados, aliados, tiempo...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 - 10:17
  En soulignant que la migration interne constitue indéniablement une opportunité réelle de développement, la présente étude s’inscrit dans une démarche constructive à la régulation des effets pervers de l’interaction migrations internes, urbanisation et santé qui sont de plus en plus mis en évidence dans la société camerounaise. Elle cherche à contribuer à la régulation de cette réalité et à la transformation de la migration interne en un moteur de développement national équilibré, en même temps que d’un développement humain équitable et...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 17:11
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 17:04
ce répertoire présente une liste des projets identifiés dans tous les territoires d'étude lors des phases d'enquête au Mali et en France. les tableaux sont regroupés par commune et par domaine d'action du projet mené.
Friday, September 24, 2010 - 23:31
The project "Capacidades Empresariales en Chimborazo" (business capacities in Chimborazo, Ecuador) executed by the Red Interinstitutional de Movilidad Humana de Chimborazo (RIMHUCH) forms part of the "Joint Migration and Development Initiative" (JM&DI) of the European Union and the United Nations. The "Estudio Sociodemográfico sobre la población de Chimborazo (Ecuador) residente en la región de Murcia (España)" (study about the inhabitants of Chimborazo resident in the region Murcia) is part of the work entrusted to the Direccion General de Inmigración (ministery of inmigration),...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 23:46
The study "Capacidades Empresariales en Chimborazo" (business capacities in the province Chimborazo en Ecuador) presents the results of an examination in the cantons Chunchu, Cumandá and Riobamba. The study depicts the everyday reality and productive necessities of these cantons in order to determine local potential for creating sustainable businesses generating employment. The taken measures will enable the inhabitants of these regions to obtain the means necessary for satisfying everyday needs and establishing good living conditions.
Friday, May 7, 2010 - 23:38
Testimonies from women in Magsaysay Misamis Oriental on how Damayan's social enterprise project has affected their lives. Interviews were made during 'Kurambos 2008' conference in Cagayan de Oro City at the end of the Maria-Goes-to-Town(MGT) project. This is the prototype of the Maria4MDGs project covering six municipalities in Mindanao, Southern Philippines http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RH8sWMS7rX0