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, April 20, 2015 - 17:37
Money remitted by international migrants is a major source of income for many countries around the world, exceeding all international development funds combined. Yet individual migrants and their families are often amongst the most vulnerable people in society, and many face significant barriers to the access and use of appropriate financial products. Recognising their importance and vulnerability, some home and host countries are taking measures to support migrant workers and their families and improve their financial literacy; in some cases this occurs within the framework of a national...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 16:53
  The new working paper published by the Center for Global Development (CGDEV) and written by Michael Clemens and Timothy N. Ogden looks into improving research on remittances, payments, and development by arguing that more focus should be placed  on considering remittances as a strategy for financial management in poor households. By suggesting twelve key questions that researchers should take into account, the authors aim for a shift in perspective when it comes to evaluating the impact of remittances on development and communities. 
Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 11:39
  Le samedi 29 janvier 2011 à Paris s’est tenue une réunion de présentation des résultats d'une étude sur les potentiels économiques de la Region de Kayes au Mali.  Il s’agissait pour le SIAD et le CAMIDE d’amorcer une démarche d’information en direction de la diaspora originaire de cette région.
Friday, September 24, 2010 - 09:44
Monday, April 19, 2010 - 07:59
The first Training of Trainers on Financial Literacy & Peer Counseling was held from October 19 to 23, 2009 at the Splash Mountain Resort Hotel, Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines. The training was held in cooperation with IOM-MRF Manila, Department of Labor and Employment National Reintegration Center for OFWs (DOLE-NRCO) & Overseas Workers Welfare Administration( OWWA). It was participated in by 31 representatives from DOLE-NRCO; government staff from the Batangas and Cavite Provincial Capitol, City of Calamba and Municipality of Mabini and Cuenca in Batangas and Alaminos and Los...
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 - 11:46
O projecto, que tem a duração de 18 meses, é financiado pela União Europeia através da Iniciativa Conjunta de Migração e Desenvolvimento da Comissão Europeia e as Nações Unidas (JM&DI). A OMCV- Organização das Mulheres de Cabo Verde e a organização italiana PCN -Pessoas Como Nós implementam o projecto. Do ponto de vista da sustentabilidade do projecto, a escolha da OMCV foi muito acertada uma vez que é uma organização muito consolidada e eficazmente estruturada e com delegações em todas as ilhas. O projecto tem como publico alvo as mulheres chefes de família, que têm familiares emigrados...
Monday, December 14, 2009 - 19:04
This new report on the African remittances marketplace is based on the results of a study commissioned by IFAD covering three aspects of: * market competition * regulatory environment, and * financial access The study covers regulatory issues and the competitive environment in 50 African countries representing 90 per cent of remittance flows to the region. Additionally, the report highlights the results of a survey of people within the geographical reach of microfinance institutions in 19 countries. These topics directly impact the ability to reduce remittance costs to Africa and...
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 - 22:39
Description des actions de formation du COSIM Rhône-Alpes en direction des Organisations de Solidarité Internationale Issues de Migration (OSIM) de la région Rhône-Alpes.