Technology can both empower and disempower. At a recent workshop on blockchain, we landed a challenge: how can we use it to facilitate refugee integration?
I am an immediate misfit in the dynamic… Read more
Citizens of Tajikistan rely heavily on remittances. A lack of job opportunities means that up to 1 million (out of a population of 8 billion) migrate elsewhere for work, mostly Russia.
Until 2014,… Read more
In 2015, 900,000 refugees and migrants crossed through Southeast Europe in the largest displacement of people since World War II. Many crossed from Greece to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia… Read more
I met BAFTA Award winning director Daniel Mulloy in Prishtina in early 2015.
Being deeply concerned by the refugee crisis, Daniel wanted to make a movie that would speak to the… Read more
One day, I found an unusual email in my inbox.
Sent from a man named Mark in the United States, the message read:
“Can you please help me find pictures of my great-grandfather who used to live in… Read more
Nowadays, migration is a regular part of our lives. Migration, in fact, launched the whole process of sustained attention to the issue of Roma exclusion in the European Union. - But is Roma migration… Read more
Our next batch of Roma analysis is out - this week’s focus is on housing. The latest report is part of the Roma Inclusion Working Papers series, and is based on data from the survey UNDP did together… Read more
Irregular migrants are at higher risk of health problems
Across the region, it has become critically difficult for newly arriving migrants to work legally.
While regular migrants have access to a… Read more