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Book Review: The Prism of Internal Migration: The Indian Experience.
Jan 16 2017

One can look at 'Internal Migration in Contemporary India' (Edited by Deepak K. Mishra) as a companion book to Partha S.

Call for Papers: Workshop on Labour Migration and Social Change in South Asia
Jan 11 2017

This workshop offers a platform for young researchers, scholars and practitioners to share thoughts and receive feedback on current research about labour migration and the social changes it induces in sending and receiving communities. We invite papers from PhD scholars as well as young researchers and practitioners engaged with issues of migration and social change.

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017
Jan 11 2017

The annual global convention for the Indian diaspora, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017 was held in Bengaluru from January 7 to 9 with a record participation since its inception. Fourteen States, including Karnataka, Kerala, Assam, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh had put up stalls at the exhibition.





Migrating out of Poverty: From Evidence to Policy

Conference Date: 28 Mar 2017 - 29 Mar 2017




Workshop on Labour Migration and Social Change in South Asia

Workshop Date: 27 Mar 2017 - 27 Mar 2017




Migration and Diasporas: Emerging Diversities and Development Challenges

Conference Date: 22 Mar 2017 - 23 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 to Uttar 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 migration from different regions in India to top nine districts in Uttar Pradesh.

Explore SHRAM Data Hub for more info.

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