Themes - 8 December 2011

en - What do you want to know about migration?

World Migration Report will give up to date information in various languages

Migration as a phenomenon is now firmly embedded in the social fabric of today’s global society.migration will only increase in significance and political interest in the forseeable future’

... the report covers the problems of misinformation and misperception of migrants despite the growing body of evidence on the costs and benefits of migration, the importance of the image of migrants in their home and host societies and the influence of the media.It goes on to suggest the importance ofmigtrants becoming active participants in public debate as a way of reducing misperception .

There is also information on the situation in various coun tires and regions of the world.


Publisher: International Organization for Migration

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