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By Rudolf Anich, Jonathan Crush, Susanne Melde, John O. Oucho

This e-book bargains cutting edge insights on South–South human mobility. It encompasses a choice of papers that spotlight usually ignored mobility styles between and inside of areas within the international South in addition to tackle serious realities confronted by means of South-South migrants.

This ebook completely investigates key problems with the migration debate, spanning from the terminological and contextual that means of migration and improvement. It additionally significantly examines a few of the key positive aspects that human mobility within the worldwide South is characterised by way of, together with the superiority of intra-regional and hard work mobility, the position of diasporas groups in constructing nations, South-South remittances styles, the effect of environmental components at the selection emigrate and the emerging variety of baby migrants.

By rigorously relocating the lens from the often tested South–North and North–North pursuits to human mobility in the Southern areas of the realm, this ebook questions the conventional perception of the migration paradigm. It deals wisdom and insights that might aid to extend the talk in addition to stimulate extra study in this very important subject and, with a bit of luck, advertise destiny actions aimed toward the security of migrants and their households residing within the South. accordingly, it's a fantastic source for migration students, policy-makers and improvement practitioners.

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Economic Context The migratory processes observed in the previous section suggest that the propensity to migrate is strongly linked to the economic context. Migrants go to countries that are economically wealthier because they are looking for better living and working conditions, in order to escape from poverty. This is what all the theories and models concerning migration suggest (Lututala 1995a). The predominance of intrasubregional migration, or migration towards neighboring subregions in Africa and South Asia, reflects a context of poverty because, as we have just seen, poor populations cannot afford higher migration costs or to migrate, or migrate directly, towards more distant regions, something that Bakewell also notes (2009).

By 2007, the number of Lebanese immigrants dispersed throughout the world had reached between 5 and 8 million, including 1 million in Brazil, 650,000 in Argentina, 300,000 in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, 120,000 in Colombia, 110,000 in Saudi Arabia and 100,000 in Ecuador, according to the Lebanese Emigration Research Centre. These numbers are higher than the sedentary (non-migrant) population in Lebanon (Abdulkarim 1994). In Africa, there are Lebanese migrants in several countries, the largest being in Côte d’Ivoire (130,000 in 2011), Senegal (30,000 in 2011), Sierra Leone (30,000 in 1990), Nigeria (16,000 in 1990), Guinea (8,000 in 1990) and Mali (1,000 in 2011) (Auregan 2012).

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