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Migration: An often economic yet risky necessity

A difficult economic situation…

Even though Cambodia has seen a major improvement regarding poverty reduction in the past years, the situation remains very difficult for the majority of the population. 1,395 more words


Social and ecological challenges of market-oriented shrimp farming in Vietnam

Vietnam is one of the largest shrimp exporters in the world.

Since 2010, Vietnam has earned about two billion dollars annually through shrimp exports. As a fertile area of greatest potential for agricultural production in Vietnam, the Mekong Delta has been a major contributor to the country’s achievements, especially in the agricultural sector. 380 more words

Fieldwork blog: Gurbetci

To understand the historical, political, and emotional resonance of this migration, we must first analyse such categories as gurbet and gurbetci. The gurbetci – one who lives in exile, diaspora, or away from the homeland – lives in a state of 

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Labor Migration as an Alternative Pathway for Refugees

Susan Din

Despite the growing scale of forced displacement, it is increasingly clear that traditional durable solutions are only working for a limited number of refugees across the globe. 1,942 more words