Forced Migration

Forced displacement (also forced migration) is the involuntary or coerced movement of a person or people away from their home or home region. This movement may have been caused by a variety of factors including natural disasters, violence, ethnic cleansing, individual or group persecution, droughts, civil wars, deportation and population transfer. The UNHCR defines 'forced displacement' more narrowly as: displaced "as a result of persecution, conflict, generalized violence or human rights violations".A forcibly displaced person may also be referred to as a "forced migrant", a "displaced person" (DP), or, if displaced within the home country, an "internally displaced person" (IDP). …

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EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 13 June 2024 English

On 10 April 2024, the European Parliament gave its consent to the conclusion of a new partnership agreement between the EU, its Member States and member states of the Organisation …

address the root causes of irregular and forced migration. The EU's objectives2 were grouped into three


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

The Global Compact on Refugees recognizes the importance of responsibility sharing for hosting, protecting, and assisting refugees, while emphasizing the potential of economic participation to reduce the cost of humanitarian …

and Andreas Ferrara. 2019. Consequences of Forced Migration: A Survey of Recent Findings," Labour Economics


DIIS: Dansk Institut for Internationale Studier · 11 June 2024 English

Climate change and related impacts – like forced migration and displacement – affect the social cohesion that is crucial for communities to function and thrive. Yet blind spots and misconceptions may misdirect

Climate change and related impacts – like forced migration and displacement – affect the social cohesion setting affected mainly by climate change and forced migration. Also, existing social cohesion programming


IMF: International Monetary Fund · 7 June 2024 English

Do weather shocks worsen conflict around the world? To answer this question, this paper uses an innovative dataset created by using georeferencing to match weather and conflict data at the …

Raya Muttarak. 2019. “Climate, Conflict and Forced Migration.” Global Environmental Change 54: 239–49.


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 6 June 2024 English

Introduction The violence that has engulfed Gaza since October 2023 has led to the loss of over 35,091 Palestinian lives at the time of writing. [1] Most early assessments of …

Refugees,” in The Oxford Handbook of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, ed. Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh et al


UCS: Union of Concerned Scientists · 6 June 2024 English

According to new analysis, federal infrastructure investments in California may fall short of Justice40 Initiative goals.

2021. “Effects of Land Dispossession and Forced Migration on Indigenous Peoples in North America.”


WHO: World Health Organization · 1 June 2024 English

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Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), as well as forced migration in response to armed conflict, environmental


IFRI: Institut Français des Relations Internationales · 29 May 2024 English

Ahead of June 2024 European elections and against the backdrop of growing geopolitical and geoeconomic frictions, if not tensions, between the EU and some of its largest trade partners, not …

scenario that will involve, among other issues, forced migration en masse and widespread food insecurity throughout


ESRI: Economic and Social Research Institute · 27 May 2024 English

The Institute receives an annual grant-in-aid from the Department of Public Expenditure, NDP Delivery and Reform to support the scientific and public interest elements of the Institute’s activities; the grant …

Youth Migration’ • Member, Trinity Centre of Forced Migration Studies • Member, Trinity Research in Social


World Bank Group · 21 May 2024 English

A Triple Win: Fiscal and Welfare Benefits of Economic Participation by Syrian Refugees in Jordan is the result of a joint effort by the World Bank and the United Nations …

protection and labor, with a particular focus on forced migration and the transition to a low-carbon economy


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