Insurance Mechanisms to Protect Migrants Caught in Countries Experiencing Crises

This brief explores the extent to which insurance may play a useful role in mitigating migrants’ risks before, during, or

Remittances Sent to and from Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons: Literature Review

This document reviews the evidence on remittances in the context of forced displacement.

Global Forum on Remittances Development 2015 – Official Report

The fifth Global Forum on Remittances and Development (GFRD), convened by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the World Bank and the European Commission, took place from 16 to 19 June 2015 in Milan, Italy.

Brochure of the International Day of Family Remittances

Brochure
The International Day of Family Remittances, celebrated on 16 June, aims at recognizing the fundamental role of migrant workers who, through the remittances they send, contribute to the wellbeing of their families and communities in their countries of origin.

Cartographie des zones de migration et des entreprises rurales soutenues par les migrants sénégalais – Résumé exécutif

Faisant suite à l’atelier organisé à Paris le 5 décembre 2014, le rapport Cartographie des zones de migration et des entreprises rurales soutenues par les migrants sénégalais a pour objectif d’analyser et de synthétiser les principales données relatives aux migrations et à l’investissement productif en milieu rural.

Cartographie des zones de migration et des entreprises rurales soutenues par les migrants sénégalais – Rapport final

Faisant suite à l’atelier organisé à Paris le 5 décembre 2014, le rapport Cartographie des zones de migration et des entreprises rurales soutenues par les migrants sénégalais a pour objectif d’analyser et de synthétiser les principales données relatives aux migrations et à l’investissement productif en milieu rural.

Foreign Affairs – African Farmers in the Digital Age

Farming is one of mankind’s oldest endeavors, and digital technology is one of its newest.

Remittances and relative concerns in rural China

The paper investigates the impact of remittances on the relative concerns of households in rural China. Using the Rural to Urban Migration in China (RUMiC) dataset we estimate a series of subjective well-being functions to simultaneously explore relative concerns with respect to income and remittances.

Remittances and expenditure patterns of the left behinds in rural China

This paper investigates how private transfers from internal migration in China affect the expenditure behavior of families left behind in rural areas.

The use of remittances and financial inclusion

The study on “The use of remittances and financial inclusion” has been prepared by IFAD and the World Bank, commissioned