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 Special Issue: S Irudaya Rajan a& AKM Ahsan Ullah (2023) From knowledge to action: South Asian diaspora engagement in times of crisis, South Asian Diaspora, 15:2, 123-136, DOI: 10.1080/19438192.2023.2240611



IIMAD is pleased to announce the launch of the website for Migration and Development Journal(MAD) “Migration and Development” is available at https://journals.sagepub.com/home/mad At launch, the journal begins a free access period which ends on (06-12-2023).

Kerala Migration Survey 2023 takes place through Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation under the direction of Dr. S. Irudaya Rajan, Visiting Fellow, GIFT and Chair, IIMAD which is funded by the Government of Kerala.

The International Institute of Migration and Development welcomes
all interested Undergraduates, Postgraduates and aspiring
researchers to apply for the Internship programme at IIMAD



Priya Deshingkar-University of Sussex🇬🇧

Honorary Professor


Priya Deshingkar is Professor of Migration and Development at the School of Global Studies, University of Sussex (UK) and an internationally recognised expert on internal migration and precarious work and has worked extensively in South and Southeast Asia as well as Africa. Her book, Circular migration and multi locational livelihoods strategies in rural India, Oxford University Press is a standard reference book on the topic. Her research interests span forced labour, precarity and human agency in labour markets. She has advised the Indian Ministry of Urban Affairs on policies related to circular migration and her work has influenced the draft Indian National Migration Policy. She is currently a Visiting Professor at the International Institute of Migration and Development and an adviser for India Migration Now and the Centre for Migration and Inclusive Development.