Articles & Research

From survivors to heroes

From survivors to heroes

Migrant women and community leaders as key agents of change Despite a global lack of agreement, a significant ... Read more

Fields of hard work

Fields of hard work

Stories of migrants in Thailand very often show construction and fishery workers or factory employees. However, ... Read more

In 2020, having a job will still not mean having a decent one

In 2020, having a job will still not mean having a decent one

“The objectives of full employment and raising the standard of living around the world are as essential as ever”. ... Read more

“Complex migration in increasingly complex times”, states the IOM World Migration Report 2020

“Complex migration in increasingly complex times”, states the IOM World Migration Report 2020

Informing about migration is no longer a simple task. Complex times bring complex migratory contexts. Stand-alone ... Read more

Working on a warmer planet. The impact of heat stress on labour productivity and decent work

Working on a warmer planet. The impact of heat stress on labour productivity and decent work

A recent study by the International Labour Organization (ILO) found that climate change and the subsequent warming ... Read more

Blood and water. Human rights abuse in the global seafood industry

Blood and water. Human rights abuse in the global seafood industry

In recent years, Environmental Justice Foundation’s reports, along with those by journalists and other ... Read more

IOM, Assessing migration patterns of Cambodian workers to Thailand

IOM, Assessing migration patterns of Cambodian workers to Thailand

The Governments of Thailand and Cambodia should increase cooperation to expand the scope of their MOU (Memorandum ... Read more

Hands on water

Hands on water

In the occasion of the conference on environmental migration and the conflicts over the control of blue gold, GVC ... Read more

Cambodia needs more commitment, shines through from 2019 Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP)

Cambodia needs more commitment, shines through from 2019 Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP)

Undocumented Cambodian labour migrants working in Thailand still remain at high risk of trafficking due to their ... Read more

The role of debt in Southeast Asia migrations. An IOM study

The role of debt in Southeast Asia migrations. An IOM study

How debt and financial insecurity shape the potential for sustainable return of migrants in the South-East Asia? ... Read more

Situation of the Left Behind

Situation of the Left Behind

In a country where 50% of the population is under 25, to migrate abroad in search of decent work is, for many young Read more

Labour Exploitation in the Fishing Industry

Labour Exploitation in the Fishing Industry

Migrant workers employed in the fishing industry, are especially vulnerable to human trafficking, slavery, forced ... Read more