Migrant Communities

Sankofa Family Poultry

English

Short title

Sankofa Family Poultry

Brief description of the initiative

This project expanded an already existing project and aimed to reestablish smallholder poultry breeding in five local communities in Ghana, as an effective means for livelihood, income supplement and nutrition.

Start date - End date

Mon, 07/13/2009 to Fri, 11/13/2009

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Promoting Cooperation among Migrants communities and Local Governments for Local Development

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Short title

Promoting Cooperation among Migrants communities and Local Governments for Local Development

Brief description of the initiative

The project developed the capacities of local authorities by developing a migration system in the region of Imereti, Georgia in order to make better use of the capacities of migrants and their communities for social and economic development at the community level.

Start date - End date

Wed, 09/30/2009 to Thu, 12/30/2010

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REDES-CAP: Redes de apoyo a las capacidades de las personas migrantes para el desarrollo

English

Short title

REDES-CAP

Brief description of the initiative

The project aimed to strengthen the entrepreneurial, professional and financial capacities of migrants who live in Madrid and their families in the Ecuadorian provinces of Guayas, Pichincha and indigenous Cotacachi.

Start date - End date

Wed, 09/30/2009 to Sun, 01/30/2011

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La figure du consommateur immigré en Europe : regards franco-allemands

Une invitation à découvrir les recherches menées en France et en Allemagne sur la thématique du consommateur immigré.

Document language

français

Document type

Focus area

Migration and Integration
Migration and Local Economic Development
Migrant Communities

Thematic area

Other

Related countries

Europe and the CIS (non-EU Member States)
France
Germany

Date published

2018

Number of pages

110 pages

Place / Publisher

Presses de l'Inalco, Paris France

Publisher / Organisation

Presses de l'Inalco

JMDI to Jointly Host Project Lab at EDD

Dates

Wed, 06/07/2017 to Thu, 06/08/2017

Country

Belgium

City

Brussels

The JMDI will host, jointly with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the European External Action Service (EEAS), a Project Lab entitled “The role of cities in implementing the migration-related targets of the SDGs” at the European Development Days (EDD) on June 8th at 15:15. This Project Lab seeks to further the international debate on migration and development by creating a platform to share the innovative tools and approaches of cities.

Mujeres con sabor a cacao

Vicenta Gonzales es la presidente del proyecto de Mujeres Emprendedoras a partir del producto de cacao en el Cantón de Upala. Ella, junto a otras miembros, han unido fuerzas para convertirse en auto empleadoras y generadoras de oportunidades para su comunidad.

“De aquí yo veo que hay mujeres que en realidad necesitan, que vienen emigrando, que no tienen como ubicarse en el lugar y uno se siente que es un puente para ellas.”

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Norwegian Refugee Council - A future in the Balance

In this report, the Norwegian Refugee Council is focusing on "how the conflict in Syria is impacting on the needs, concerns and aspirations of young people across the Middle East". The NRC spoke to young people from Turkey, Lebanon, Syria and the Kurdish Region of Iraq in order to understand and assess their main needs and concerns, and to explain what drives them towards mobility.

Document type

Document language

English

English version

Focus area

Migration and Local Economic Development
Migrant Communities

Thematic area

IDPs, refugees and resettlement

Related countries

Iraq
Lebanon
Syria
Turkey

Date published

2016

Number of pages

32 pages

Publisher / Organisation

Norwegian Refugee Council

"Yo quiero más y más es eso"

Digna Espinoza, una costarricense que vive en  Pavas de Upala, se levanta todos los días  y dedica parte de su tiempo a trabajar el jícaro para convertirlo en ingeniosas piezas artesanales con un sello de calidad único. Hace 20 años se hizo un grupo de mujeres en su comunidad donde una vecina invitó a aquellas que estaban solas en sus casas sin mayor actividad para compartir. Después de los primeros encuentros el grupo se redujo a  ella junto y una persona más de aproximadamente 10 mujeres que asistían a este espacio.

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