This book seeks to explore the development and policy implications of South-South migration, specifically with regard to the role and challenges for social policy. It examines the linkages and impact of migration on gender and care regimes, human resource flows, remittances, poverty, and political organizations by or for migrants.Their fragmented work histories in other countries may mean that they cannot access pensions upon their retum. ... In India, the Pravasi Bharatiya Bima Yojana provides identity cards to those who are registered with the scheme and offers them insurance ... The establishment of an overseas workersa#39; welfare fund and a manpower export promotion council are also being debated (Ministry of Labour 2003).
|Author||:||Katja Hujo, Nicola Piper|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2010-10-15|