Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development

KNOMAD

Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development

Type Other
Website knomad.org
Wikipedia Wikipedia
Year founded 2012
Location Washington, D.C. United States of America United States of America
Functions Advocacy, Research
Tags migration human development
Summary KNOMAD is a global hub of knowledge and policy expertise on migration and development issues. KNOMAD draws on experts from all parts of the world to synthesize existing knowledge and generate new knowledge for use by policy makers in sending and receiving countries. KNOMAD works in close coordination with the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) and the Global Migration Group (GMG). The World Bank has established a multi-donor trust fund to implement the KNOMAD. The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) are the largest contributors to the trust fund. Within the World Bank, KNOMAD is located in the Development Indicators Group of the Development Economics Vice-Presidency (DEC). KNOMAD is led by Dilip Ratha.,KNOMAD's core objectives are:,Topics: Data on migration and demographic changes; Labor migration; Integration issues in host communities; Policy and institutional coherence; Migration, security and development; Migrant rights and social aspect of migration; Remittances, including access to finance and capital markets; Mobilizing diaspora resources as agents of social and economic change; Environmental change and migration; Internal migration and urbanization; Forced Migration and Development;Migration; Remittances; Labour; Integration; Global demographics;Migration and Development


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KNOMAD · 13 May 2022 English

nations, including Tonga and Samoa in the “top ten,” and Fiji, Kiribati, and the Marshall Islands—where exposure to natural disasters 1.4 The Outlook for 2022: Risks and the vagaries of …


KNOMAD · 18 April 2022 English

Draft Paper for Discussion


KNOMAD · 17 April 2022 English

Box 1: A Brief History of Efforts to Improve Data on Remittances Following a 2003 World Bank publication highlighting the importance of remittances as a large and stable source of …


KNOMAD · 5 April 2022 English

On the other hand, most countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and some countries in Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean have the potential to reap a demographic dividend: people of …


KNOMAD · 10 March 2022 English

However, remittance flows to Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and the Kyrgyz Republic will likely decline sharply due to the twin effects of a decline in economic activity in Russia and a weakening …


KNOMAD · 24 February 2022 English

What is crucial is that, in the public discourse – which is the one that the public perceives – the choice of terms and expressions be not stigmatising. [...] Reflecting …


KNOMAD · 24 February 2022 English

“develop and strengthen labour migration and fair and ethical Making labor inspections effective at monitoring the recruitment processes that allow migrants to change employers implementation of labor and health and …


KNOMAD · 24 February 2022 English

In terms of geography, the 2015 mini-census data shows that Guangdong in the south and Shanghai in the east are the major hubs of interprovincial migration, attracting migrants mainly from …


KNOMAD · 3 February 2022 English

In general, high-income countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, and countries of Europe and Central Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Latin America and the Caribbean (as categorized by …


KNOMAD · 24 January 2022 English

In terms of geography, the 2015 mini-census data shows that Guangdong in the south and Shanghai in the east are the major hubs of interprovincial migration, attracting migrants mainly from …


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