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.

The e-Library is searchable by keyword, document type, thematic area, focus area and year of publication. Being a member of the M4D Net Community also allows you to upload documentation that you wish to share with others through the e-Library.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 10:34
In this briefing paper published by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), the authors Tam O'Neil, Anjali Fleury and Marta Foresti presents an overview and analysis of the opportunities, risks and vulnerabilities for women migrants and refugees, in relation to the SDGs. It describes the realities of women migrating around the world, and specifically the experiences of both high-skilled and low-skilled migrant workers employed in a range of ‘care’ professions, from domestic workers to nurses and doctors. Among the key messages, the reports shows that women migrate as much as men and that...
Monday, December 28, 2015 - 22:13
Ce document est le dépliant de présentation du projet avec ses objetcifs, sa cible et les partenaires impliqués dans son financement et sa mise en oeuvre.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 17:51
  This publication sheds light on the magnitude of domestic work, a sector often “invisible” behind the doors of private households and unprotected by national legislation. The adoption of new international labour standards on domestic work (Convention No. 189 and its accompanying Recommendation No. 201) by the ILO at its 100th International Labour Conference in June 2011 represents a key milestone on the path to the realization of decent work for domestic workers. This volume presents national statistics and new global and regional estimates on the number of domestic workers. It shows that...
Sunday, March 11, 2012 - 04:43
Development in Shadow Issues needing support from migrant communities By Sameh Fawzy Chairman of Citizens for Development Political Analyst and researcher
Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 16:16
The IOM Gender Coordination Unit (GCU) is pleased to share with you the 36th issue of the Gender and Migration News. Kindly note our new section “Voices from the diaspora” with inspiring stories of migrant women making change happen in their communities and countries of origin and destination.
Friday, March 11, 2011 - 15:00
Friday, March 11, 2011 - 14:58
Cette mallette est destinée aux formateurs œuvrant dans les Associations qui travaillent avec les femmes des douars (villages) du Maroc et qui accompagnent celles-ci dans leurs projets d’émigration circulaire et/ou de développement d’Activités Génératrices de Revenus (AGR). Vu la situation souvent précaire, l’état de dépendance et l’absence, ou quasi absence, de formation élémentaire de ces femmes (la cible finale), la démarche d’accompagnement devra commencer impérativement par l’écoute, étape première et incontournable du processus de réappropriation de l’estime de soi, préalable à tout...