Special Cost of Migration on Children Left Behind: Research summary

The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in collaboration with Save the Children International (SCI) and Global Affairs Canada, commissioned a study “Social Cost of Migration on Children Left Behind due to Labour Migration”. The objective of this study is to investigate and identify the social costs of migration on children who are left behind when their parents (one or both) migrate internally or internationally for employment. The study identifies the impacts on children associated with migration at household and community levels in terms of their safety and protection, health, education and rights. The study also attempts to discern how children (both males and females) of migrants are affected as a result of being left behind.

Published 2017-11-09

Document Information

Publication year
2017
Format
pdf, 64p.
Rights
© 2017 International Organization for Migration (IOM) © 2017 Save the Children
Region
South Asia
Country
Bangladesh

Document Information

Publication year
2017
Format
pdf, 64p.
Rights
© 2017 International Organization for Migration (IOM) © 2017 Save the Children
Region
South Asia
Country
Bangladesh