E.g., 12/22/2014
E.g., 12/22/2014
A. D'Amato/UNHCR
Commentary
December 2014

Driven by rising migrant deaths in the Mediterranean, the Bay of Bengal, the Red Sea, and elsewhere, as well as by the challenges to border-control policies implicit in maritime migration, representatives of states, civil society, and international organizations gathered in December 2014 under the auspices of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees to discuss ways to limit the loss of life and foster international cooperation. This commentary explores the issues and challenges surrounding irregular maritime migration.

Use this unique data tool to learn about unauthorized immigrant populations in the United States and by state. Get population estimates for the U.S., 47 states, and the District of Columbia. And access detailed sociodemographic profiles—including countries of origin, recency of arrival, educational and workforce characteristics, English proficiency, health care coverage, and estimates of populations eligible for deferred action—for the U.S., 41 states, and D.C.
Gerhard Jörén/World Bank
Policy Briefs
December 2014

Skilled labor migration is particularly important for developing countries seeking growth and looking to fill skills shortages. How can Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) facilitate “freer” flows of skilled migration? This joint policy brief with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) explores the challenges and prospects for cooperation.

Hunter Kahn
Reports
November 2014

This report is the final one in an MPI-International Labour Office series that examines the employment prospects of migrants in the EU (focusing on the case-study countries of the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom), as well as the effectiveness of integration and workforce development policies in helping these workers overcome barriers and ascend out of low-skilled work.

Migration Policy Institute

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