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Migration Task Force Meeting, Mexico City 2009

January 15, 2009

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México   Mexico City, Mexico

Agenda  50kb pdf
Meeting Report  73kb pdf

The 2009 Meeting of the Migration Task Force was held in Mexico City, Mexico. The central point of the Task Force is to assess the developmental effects of migration. During the past meeting, the Task Force devoted a significant amount of time discussing how to maximize development and well-being in developing countries.

  • Loren Landau
    Task Force Member
    Director, Forced Migration Studies Program
    Wits University, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Graziano Battistella
    Task Force Member
    Scalabrini Migration Center
  • Alejandro I. Canales Ceron
    Task Force Member
    Universidad de Guadalajara
  • Jeronimo Cortina
    Task Force Member
    University of Houston
  • Benjamin Davis
    Task Force Member
    AFL-CIO Solidarity Center
  • Hein de Haas
    Task Force Member
    Research Officer
    International Migration Institute Oxford
  • Rodolfo de la Garza
    Task Force Member
    Professor of Political Science
    Columbia University
  • Josh DeWind
    Task Force Member
    Program Director
    Social Science Research Council
  • Luis Jorge Garay
    Task Force Member
    Associate Research Fellow, Comparative Regional Integration Studies Programme
    United Nations University
  • Victoria Garchitorena
    Task Force Member
    Ayala Foundation
  • Susan Gzesh
    Task Force Member
    Executive Director
    Human Rights Program
    University of Chicago
  • Graeme Hugo
    Task Force Member
    University of Adelaide
  • Binod Khadria
    Task Force Member
    Professor, Social Sciences
    Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • S. Irudaya Rajan
    Task Force Member
    Professor, Research Unit on International Migration
    Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
  • Talip Kilic
    Task Force Member
    Development Research Group
    The World Bank
  • Jeni Klugman
    Task Force Member
    Director, Human Development Report Office
    United Nations Development Programme
  • Khalid Koser
    Task Force Member
    Course Director
    Geneva Centre for Security Policy
  • Hyejin Ku
    Task Force Member
    Florida State University
  • Narayani Lasala-Blanco
    Task Force Member
    PhD Candidate, Political Science
    Columbia University
  • Magdalena Lesinka
    Task Force Member
    Deputy Director, Centre of Migration Research
    University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Peggy Levitt
    Task Force Member
    Wellesley College
  • Philip Martin
    Task Force Member
    University of California Davis
  • Milena Novy-Marx
    Task Force Member
    Program Officer, Global Security and Sustainability
    MacArthur Foundation
  • José Antonio Ocampo
    Task Force Member
    Professor of Professional Practice at Columbia University and former Minister of Finance of Colombia
    Columbia University
  • Enrique Ochoa Reza
    Task Force Member
    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
  • Hamid Rashid
    Task Force Member
    Senior Advisor on Legal Empowerment
    United Nations Development Programme
  • Dilip Ratha
    Task Force Member
    Senior Economist, Global Development Finance
    The World Bank
  • Joseph Stiglitz
    Task Force Member
    Initiative for Policy Dialogue (IPD)
  • Alfredo E. Thorne
    Task Force Member
    Managing Director, Director of Economic & Policy Research
    JPMorgan Chase Bank
  • Hania Zlotnik
    Task Force Member
    Director, Population Division
    United Nations
  • Ayman Zohry
    Task Force Member
    Egyptian Society for Migration Studies
All Files (33) zip
A world without borders? Mexican immigration, new boundaries and transnationalism in the United States.

119kb pdf
Alejandro I. Canales Ceron,
Israel Montiel Armas

Migration From the Philippines: Between Development and Protection

265kb pdf
Graziano Battistella

Presentation: Migration from the Philippines: Between Development and Protection

72kb pdf
Graziano Battistella

Presentation: Moving Up the Ladder? The Impact of Migration Experience on Occupational Mobility in Albania

317kb pdf
Talip Kilic,
Calogero Carletto

Presentation: Migration and Development: Lessons from North African and Turkish experiences

1.29mb pdf
Hein de Haas

Remittances, Migration, and Social Development: A Conceptual Review of the Literature

413kb pdf
Hein de Haas

Presentation: Latin American Immigration in Spain Since the 1990's

80kb pdf
Luis Jorge Garay

Presentation: Global Forum on Migration & Development - Civil Society Days: Results and Recommendations

1.16mb pdf

Gauteng 2055 Trend Paper: Population & Migration

112kb pdf
Loren Landau,
Veronique Gindrey

Una Redefinicion de la migracion forzosa con base en los derechos humanos

282kb pdf
Susan Gzesh

Recommended Articles from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

50kb pdf
Susan Gzesh

Migration Between the Asia-Pacific and Australia - A Development Perspective

604kb pdf
Graeme Hugo

Presentation: Migration Between the Asia-Pacific and Australia - A Development Perspective

722kb pdf
Graeme Hugo

Tensions, Territory, and Terror: Understanding Violence against Foreigners in South Africa

243kb pdf
Loren Landau,
Jean Pierre Misago,
Tamlyn Monson

Shifting the Focus of Migration Back Home: Perspectives from Southern Africa

91kb pdf
Loren Landau,
Darshan Vigneswaran

Presentation: Mobility & Development in South Africa: Demographics, Dynamics & Policy Challenges

424kb pdf
Loren Landau

Asian Migration to the US: Development Implications for Asia

258kb pdf
Philip Martin

Economic Research note: Determinants of Mexico's remittances from the US

154kb pdf
Alfredo E. Thorne

Report on the Results of the Global Forum on Migration and Development 2008 Civil Society Days

54kb pdf

Presentation: Making Billions Count: Human Capital Investments Vs Poverty Reduction

57kb pdf
Rodolfo de la Garza

Global Migration Group: International Migration and Human Rights

1.06mb pdf

The Future of International Migration to OECD Countries

143kb pdf
Binod Khadria

Presentation: Growth, Demography, and Diaspora: Assessing the Role of Migration in India’s Transformation in the 21st Century

623kb pdf
Binod Khadria

Presentation: Labor Migration as Price Arbitrage: Theory and Evidence from Mexican Workers in the U.S.

256kb pdf
Hyejin Ku

Presentation: Contemporary Migration Processes in Central Eastern Europe: "Fluid" Type of Migration and its Political Implications.

159kb pdf
Magdalena Lesinka

Presentation: Indian Migrants to Gulf: The Kerala Experience

135kb pdf
Raghuram Rajan

Outlook for Remittance Flows 2008‐2010: Growth Expected to Moderate Significantly, but Flows to Remain Resilient

489kb pdf
Dilip Ratha,
Sanket Mohapatra,
Zhimei Xu

Presentation: Remittances: Outlook for 2008-2010

125kb pdf
Dilip Ratha

Impact of Global Financial Crisis on Mexico's Remittances

175kb pdf
Alfredo E. Thorne

Migration in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Challenges and Questions to Policy-Makers

1.43mb pdf
Aurleia Wa Kabwe-Segatti

International Migration and the United Nations

213kb pdf
Hania Zlotnik

Presentation: RCP Membership Worldwide

668kb pdf
Hania Zlotnik

Presentation: Migration to the Gulf Cooperation Council States

460kb pdf
Ayman Zohry