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May

Dr. Nasra Shah participated in the GRFDT Panel Discussion, “Gulf Migration: During and Aftermath COVID 19” held on 27th May 2020

Global Research Forum on Diaspora and Transnationalism hosted a virtual panel discussion entitled, “Gulf Migration: During and Aftermath COVID 19” held on 27th May 2020. Dr. Nasra Shah, Professor, Lahore School of Economics, emphasized the need to understand and discuss the impact COVID 19 is going to have on irregular migrants. Prior to the pandemic, it is […]

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May

COVID-19 Crisis Through a Migration Lens

Migration and Development Brief No. 32 World Bank Download PDF The economic crisis induced by COVID‐19 could be long, deep, and pervasive when viewed through a migration lens. Lockdowns, travel bans, and social distancing have brought global economic activities to a near standstill. Host countries face additional challenges in many sectors, such as health and agriculture, that[…]