Review of migration and development policies and programmes and their impact on economic and social development, and identification of relevant priorities in view of the preparation of the development framework beyond 2015

Review of migration and development policies and programmes and their impact on economic and social development, and identification of relevant priorities in view of the preparation of the development framework beyond 2015

 
Date: 
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Type: 
Official documents
Abstract

The paper reviews trends in international migration within, from and to the Asia-Pacific region, discussing different types of migrants by the main purpose of their movement as well as economic and social impacts of migration and relevant policies on international migration in the Asia-Pacific region. The paper recommends integrating migration in a post 2015 development agenda.

The document is available at http://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/pre-ods/SDD_IMD_RPM_1E.pdf