Keyword Archives: remittances
The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) teamed up with the Feinstein International Center, (FIC) Tufts University to conduct a three year research project on Sudanese refugees and migrants in Cairo and their transnational linkages with other Sudanese both in the Diaspora and in Sudan. Egypt being a country of first asylum for the Sudanese, Cairo was selected to undertake a case study on their transnational linkages.
This briefing paper discusses findings from a study conducted in Darfur from 2006-8 that explored the changing role of migration and remittances in the livelihoods of conflict-affected people.
Trade, Migration and Remittance Flows In Times of Conflict and Crisis — A Case-Study of Darfurian Livelihoods and Libya
By H. Young and A. M. Osman, (2007). International Migration Review. 41(4): 826-849.
By H. Young. 2006. London, Humanitarian Policy Group, Overseas Development Institute.