Connecting worlds: migration and development

Door Redactie  op maandag 5 februari 2007
February 05, 2007 Migration offers many opportunities; just the money migrants send home to their families in the countries of origin - ‘remittances’ – triples the amount of money spent on development cooperation worldwide! Particularly young (age: 15-24) migrants invest...
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Perspective and Connection

Door Redactie  op donderdag 25 januari 2007
January 25, 2007 Perspective and Connection By choosing the theme ’Migration and Development’ the Worldconnectors have selected one of the most relevant issues, not only in the area of international cooperation, but in that of domestic policies as well. Everybody...
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Migration, the Dutch knowledge society and shame

Door Redactie  op donderdag 25 januari 2007
January 25, 2007 Migration, the Dutch knowledge society and shame Between 1991 and 2003 I coordinated a programme on academic capacity development in Kenya. It was funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and managed by NUFFIC. Many Dutch...
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Participation not integration

Door Redactie  op donderdag 25 januari 2007
January 25, 2007 Participation not integrationIntegration is an unachievable aim. Still immigrants are subject to the requirement of becoming part of the whole group, to become one with it. Until the immigrant is fully integrated, s/he is considered inferior to...
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