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Migrant labourers from Odisha rise threefold in 10 years
Feb 21 2017

Number of migrant workers from Odisha to other states is rising steadily. Compared to 55,000 workers migrating from Odisha in 2007, 1.

The Story of Anshu
Feb 21 2017

Anshu is a sickly boy of 24 engaged on ad hoc basis in a social science research Institute at Allahabad earning a little more than the stipulated minimum. Anshu comes from a village very close to the city of Allahabad.

Call for Papers on "Migration, Change and Continuity"
Feb 16 2017

The Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics invites submissions for a Special Issue forthcoming in July 2018, on Migration: Change and Continuity, with reference to internal migration in South Asia or cross-border migration within South Asia. For the Special Issue, the guest editors would specifically welcome submissions that apply a historical perspective to contemporary patterns of migration.

Events

01

Mar

2017

Migration: Change and Continuity

other Date: 01 Mar 2017 - 01 Mar 2017

22

Mar

2017

Migration and Diasporas: Emerging Diversities and Development Challenges

Conference Date: 22 Mar 2017 - 23 Mar 2017

27

Mar

2017

Workshop on Labour Migration and Social Change in South Asia

Workshop Date: 27 Mar 2017 - 27 Mar 2017

28

Mar

2017

Migrating out of Poverty: From Evidence to Policy

Conference Date: 28 Mar 2017 - 29 Mar 2017

Expert Speak

Binitha Thampi on Influx of Migration in Kerala.

"Kerala needs to have a focused policy to deal with the situation due to the diversity among the Gulf returnees. Some may need employment, some may have sufficient funds to invest, and some may require additional social security measures."

Migration from Madhya Pradesh

Migration into and out of different States could be attributed to their performance on various development indicators such as industrialisation, education and availability of employment. The data hub this month shows the total male and female migration from Madhya Pradesh to different states.

Explore SHRAM Data Hub for more info.

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