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In search of opportunity: Young and educated Africans most likely to consider moving abroad-Afrobarometer

Summary By 2050, it is projected that one in every four humans will be African as the continent doubles its population, accounting for more than half of global population growth (United Nations, 2015; World Economic Forum, 2017). Even ...
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Here Is Not My Home!

Here Is Not My Home!

“There are jobs in the Volta Region for masons like me, but they are not too many. It is the big construction firms that get all the contracts and pay us the masons as they want,” 23-year-old Divine ...
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Gender Roles Highlighted In Migration Research

Gender Roles Highlighted In Migration Research

  The Migration out of Poverty Program Consortium, West African Hub, has held a seminar to highlight the gender role in migration. The seminar, attended by representatives from academia, government agencies, civil society and the media focused on ...
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‘Review Legal Framework on Child Migrants’

‘Review Legal Framework on Child Migrants’

Governments in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have been asked to take a second look at existing legal frameworks regarding the movement of children within the community. This was contained in the recommendations of the ...
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Migration Industry Needs Regulation

Migration Industry Needs Regulation

  The Migration Out of Poverty Research Programme consortium has called for proper regulation of the migration industry in the country. According to a research by the consortium, the migration industry could yield more returns for migrants especially ...
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THE GROWING AND DISTURBING TRENDS ON MIGRATION

THE GROWING AND DISTURBING TRENDS ON MIGRATION

  Africa is considered as one of the most resourceful continent yet its often seen as a continent of mass exodus. According to a recent statistics produced by the UN indicates between 2015 and 2017 the number of ...
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Opinion: Irregular Migration, We Can Do More

Opinion: Irregular Migration, We Can Do More

A GNA Feature by Julius K. Satsi Accra, Oct. 9, GNA – Discussions about migration and its effect on a given society are numerous. Political, economic and various other conditions often influence the individual’s desire to migrate from ...
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