Migration, development and natural disasters - Insights from the Indian Ocean Tsunami

This paper focuses on three particular aspects of how natural disasters interplay with the migration/development dynamic. Impact of natural disasters on migrant communities, in particular heightened vulnerabilities and lack of access to humanitarian/development assistance; Effects of natural disasterson migratory flows into and out of affected areas due to socio-economic changes which undermine pre-disaster development levels, Diaspora response and support in the aftermath of disaster and the degree to which this can offset losses and bolster “redevelopment”.

Published 2010-03-29

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Publication year
2007
Format
PDF, 94p., ill.
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© 2007 International Organization for Migration (IOM)
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Identifier
ISSN 1607-338X

Document Information

Publication year
2007
Format
PDF, 94p., ill.
Rights
© 2007 International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Creative Commons License
None
Identifier
ISSN 1607-338X