Gendered Dimensions of Migration: Resources

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Blogs

 

Read Conference organiser Dorte Thorsen's blog on 'Four novelties at the crossroads of migration and gender studies'

Read MOOP and ARI intern Alex Ma's blog on reflections on the conference.

 

Briefing

 

Key discussions during the conference are highlighted in this conference briefing [PDF 557.21KB]

Conference Brief page 1Conference Brief page 2

Conference Brief page 3Conference Brief page 4

 

Multi-media

 

We used the hashtag #GenderMigrates to archive our conversations on Twitter. We hope that this is just the start of the debate.

 

 

In the news

 

Female migration: recalling past struggle, challenges for future by Anas Ansar for Migration News

Remittances that come with a price by Syeda Rozana Rashid for The Daily Star

Women on the move by Anas Ansar and Isabelle Austin for the Dhaka Tribune

 

Presentation slides

 

Some of the presentations are available as slide sets.

 

Lessons from the Gendered Impact of Global Crisis on Asian Migrant Workers and Their Families from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

Poverty and Family Unity: A panel study from Indonesia from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

Masculinities, Remittances and Failure, narratives from far-west Nepal from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

 

Migration, Muslim Women and Social Reproduction of Gender Inequality from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

 

'Aesthetic Labour’ in the Emerging Labour market: A Case Study on Female Labour Migrants from North Eastern India to the Metropolitan Cities of Chennai and Bangalore, India from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

Father’s Migration and its Impact on Child Educational Inputs in India from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

Structural Exploitation of Indonesian Female Migrant Worker: A home country’s perspective from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

Gendered Representations of Zimbabwean Independent Young Female Migrants Negotiating for Livelihood in a South African Border Town from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

The gendered lived work experiences of young rural-urban migrants in Hanoi from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

Gendered Dynamics of Migrant Domestic Work in Accra, Ghana from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

From Zero to Hero: How Migrant Workers Change the World from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

A Price on her Head: How domestic work recruiters structure women’s migration and employment experience from Migrating out of Poverty RPC

 

 

Photos

 

Who we are and some of the contexts that we work in.

Migrating out of Poverty RPC Flickr