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International Organization for Migration
Established in 1951, IOM is the leading intergovernmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners.
With 125 member states, a further 18...
FOCAL to launch new Mapping Migration from the Americas website
Canadian Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL)
The Canadian Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL), in partnership with the International Migration Research Centre (IMRC), has developed interactive, web-based maps to display information about the flo...
Migrant rights activists denounce Canada?s Federal Government for stripping away Employment Insurance benefit for migrant workers
Justicia for Migrant Workers
Migrant worker advocates are angered and shocked to learn that the Federal Government is once again attacking one of Canada's most vulnerable populations.
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African Odyssey Turns to the South
The Great Migrations
Chronicles the economic hardships faced by Africans and the means they take to alleviate their suffering.
Evil Traffickers and Innocent Children?
It's Not So Simple
One of the most pressing reasons why teenagers like Adri need to migrate for work is because there’s no other way for them or their families to access the money that is essential to life in any capita...
The government’s attempt to eradicate the travelling way of life
Elly Robson explores the deliberate criminalisation of the travelling way of life by Britian's coalition government.
Migrants' billions put aid in the shade
Money transfers from workers abroad to family back home have tripled in a decade and are three times larger than global aid budgets.
Moken nomads leave behind their 'sea gypsy' life for a modern existence
Brought to the world's attention by the 2004 tsunami, the seafaring tribe is struggling to reconcile tradition and modernity
The Moken, deep-sea divers off Thailand, find their way of life threatened by modern trawlers and voracious property developers.
Shooting to Kill Immigrants on the Mexican Border
A Border Agent Fired First at Immigrant Smugglers?
Sometimes it takes a small tragedy to call attention to expose a much bigger one.
The small tragedy happened when Nicholas Ivie, a US Border Patrol agent, was shot dead on a dark night in rough terra...
What’s Left of Queer?: Immigration, Sexuality, and Affect in a Neoliberal World
We need to refuse the narratives of abjection that are routinely forced upon us. They only render us immobile creatures, begging for help. We are all neoliberals now. We’re all selling our bodies, our...
The Writer as Migrant
Chinese born Ha Jin discusses the ways in which nationality and culture, exile and emigration affect the course of a writer's life career and influence the work he produces.
New Internationalist reports on issues of world poverty and inequality. We focus attention on the unjust relationship between the powerful and the powerless worldwide in the fight for global justice.
Publication of the Trotskyist League, Canadian section of the International Communist League.
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