Policy and Practice Database

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Envoi d'argent Website

Date Shared: Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 10:00

This website offers both comparison of remittance costs on 26 corridors from France, and editorial space for diaspora to communicate on their activities and exchange ideas on the blog.

Seasonal Worker Programme

Date Shared: Friday, October 9, 2015 - 10:15

Council of the Moroccan Community living abroad (CCME)

Date Shared: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 16:15

A national consultative institution placed by His Majesty King Mohammed VI, the Council of the Moroccan Community living abroad (CCME) was established by Royal Decree in December 2007, and was made

"Albinfo.ch" – the website of the Albanian-speaking diaspora in Switzerland

Date Shared: Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 20:00

The mission of the interactive media platform albinfo.ch is twofold:

a) Active Citizenship and harmonious integration of people and ethnic Albanian populations in Switzerland

Bangladesh Overseas Employment & Services Limited (BOESL)

Date Shared: Friday, December 27, 2013 - 10:00

The Bangladesh Overseas Employment & Services Limited (BOESL) is a state-owned company engaged in the recruitment of workers for overseas employment.

Law on Protection of Indonesian Migrant Workers

Date Shared: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:48

In 2017, Indonesia enacted a new Law on the protection of Indonesian migrant workers  (Law No 18/2017).

Migration and Development in Africa Great Lakes (MIDA - Great Lakes)

Date Shared: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 10:00

MIDA seeks to respond to the ‘brain drain’ phenomenon in African countries through the creation and strengthening of sustainable links between diasporas and countries of origin.

Philippine Development Plan 2011-2016 (PDP)

Date Shared: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 16:30

The Philippine Development Plan 2011-2016 adopts a framework of inclusive growth, which is high growth that is sustained, generates mass employment, and reduces poverty.

One Stop Shop - City of Lisbon

Date Shared: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 10:21

The City of Lisbon’s One Stop Shop that brings together under one roof and streamlines services to immigrants and ensures open access to everyone (regardless of status) has been an inspiration for

Barcelona, Refuge City

Date Shared: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 11:25

From the late 1990s until today, the municipality of Barcelona has followed an intercultural strategy to implement inclusive measures for local migrant integration.

Labour Institutions Act, Kenya

Date Shared: Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 19:00

Part VII of Kenya’s Labour Institutions Act of 2007 has provisions to regulate the activities of private employment agencies that engage in internal and cross-border recruitment.

The Non Citizen Employment Act and Regulation No1 of 2015

Date Shared: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 11:34

With regards to Refugees access to labor market, Tanzania has enacted an Act called “The Non Citizen Employment Act and Regulation No1 of 2015”.

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Ethiopian Origin ID Card (The Yellow Card)

Date Shared: Monday, December 30, 2013 - 18:00

The Ethiopian constitution does not allow for dual citizenship. However, members of the diaspora can apply for an Ethiopian Origin ID Card (commonly called the "Yellow card").

Philippines Development Plan 2017- 2022

Date Shared: Monday, March 27, 2017 - 11:15

The Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022 is the first medium-term plan to be anchored on a national long-term vision, or AmBisyon Natin 2040, which represents the collective vision a

Philippine Medium Term Development Plan (2004 - 2010)

Date Shared: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 14:15

The basic task of the Medium-Term Philippine Development Plan (MTPDP), 2004-2010 was  to fight poverty by building prosperity for the greatest number of the Filipino people. 

Tanzania's Employment Service Agency (TaESA)

Date Shared: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 16:15

The Tanzania's Employment Service Agency (TaESA) is an Executive Agency under the Ministry of Labour and Employment.

Minimum monthly wage of a Nepali overseas- worker

Date Shared: Friday, April 5, 2019 - 11:29

The government of Nepal is revising the minimum wage set for workers in the country.

Alert level classification system

Date Shared: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 11:00

The Philippines Alert level classification system essentially classifies the degree of threat and of immediate danger that the migrant worker is facing.

Pre Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS)

Date Shared: Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

PEOS stands for Pre Employment Orientation Seminar. It is a general public information advocacy campaign that seeks to inform people about the realities of migration abroad.

ASEAN Framework Agreement on Services (AFAS)

Date Shared: Monday, September 17, 2018 - 10:05

The ASEAN Framework Agreement on Services (AFAS) was signed on 15 December 1995 by the ASEAN Economic Ministers, allowing for Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRA) in various professions and an agree

NELEX Nigeria

Date Shared: Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 09:45

National Electronic Labour Exchange (NELEX) project is an innovative platform which is designed to evolve a database of employable Labour in the Country so as to facilitate the job exchange functio

World Employment Confederation (formerly CIETT)

Date Shared: Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 19:15

In 2006 CIETT endorsed its Code of Conduct of the International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies.

The High Level Committee on the Indian Diaspora

Date Shared: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 17:30

The Indian government, tasked a High Level Committee on the Indian Diaspora to analyze the location, situation and potential development role of the estimated 20 million non-resident Indians (NRI's

Thailand - Israel Cooperation on the Placement of Workers: TIC

Date Shared: Monday, February 17, 2014 - 14:15

The Department of Employment of Thailand has started to send workers from the agricultural sector to Israel under the Thailand-Israel Employment Cooperation (TIC) secured via an Agreement with the