Resources on Labour migration in Africa

June 2020

  1. COVID-19 Pandemic and Migrant workers: the experience from Africa...

    30 June 2020

    Migrant workers are exposed to vulnerable situations, decent work deficits and inequalities in normal times, and the COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated their situations. Joel Odigie from the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) shares the challenges faced by migrants workers in Africa and the actions taken by Unions to support them in the region.

  2. Towards building the capacity of labour migration analysts in the IGAD region

    05 June 2020

  3. Rights and Responsibilities of Relevant Actors on Labour Migration In Ethiopia - Afan Oromo

    01 June 2020

  4. Rights and Responsibilities of Relevant Actors on Labour Migration In Ethiopia - Tigrigna

    01 June 2020

  5. Rights and Responsibilities of Relevant Actors on Labour Migration In Ethiopia - Amharic

    01 June 2020

  6. Exploring the potential for skills partnerships on migration in West Africa and Sahel

    01 June 2020

    Sub-regional study on skills systems and policies in place, migration flows and patterns, links between training and migration policies, and collaboration on skills anticipation, development and recognition within the sub-region.

  7. Potential for skills partnerships on migration in Nigeria

    01 June 2020

    The report is one of 13 country studies that informed the sub-regional study. It is dedicated to Nigeria and provides relevant background information on skills systems and policies in place, migration flows and patterns, links between training and migration policies, and collaboration on skills anticipation, development and recognition between the selected countries.

April 2020

  1. High Level Panel (HLP) on Labour Migration in Nigeria: Impacts of COVID-19 on the Rights of Migrant Workers in Nigeria

    The HLP will contribute to the overall stakeholder engagement in relevant aspects of labour migration governance in Nigeria. See agenda below.

March 2020

  1. Towards an IGAD common approach to migrant workers protection: Regional guidelines for bilateral labour agreements

    16 March 2020

February 2020

  1. An assessment of labour migration and mobility governance in the IGAD region: Regional report

    28 February 2020