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  • Migration of Health Workers from Nepal

    Year of Publication: 2017

    This report provides an overview of the current situation relating to the stock and outflow of Nepali health care workers to third countries. Presenting the findings of a survey with undergraduate medical ...

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  • Labour Migration and the Remittance Economy: The Socio-Political Impact

    Year of Publication: 2017

    Published by: CESLAM

    Based on a study conducted in five districts, this report looks at the impact of labour migration on the economy, society, and politics at the community level. It provides an insight into ...

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  • Double-edged words

    Year of Publication: 2016

    Exposure to liberal democratic values of the West does not necessarily translate into a similar outlook among Nepali immigrants.

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  • दोलखा, नेपालबाट हुने श्रम प्रवासनका बारेमा हामीलाई के थाहा छ ?

    Year of Publication: 2016

    यस जानकारी पत्रमा नेपालको मध्यमाञ्चल विकास क्षेत्रको जिल्ला दोलखाबाट भइरहेको श्रम प्रवासन सम्बन्धी नयाँ जानकारी दिइएका छन् । यो अध्ययन नेपालबाट भइरहेको श्रम प्रवासन र बँधुवा श्रम सम्बन्धी बृहत्तर अध्ययनको एउटा अंश ...

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  • What do we know about labour migration in Dolakha, Nepal?

    Year of Publication: 2016

    This briefing note offers new evidence on labour migration in Dolakha, a district in the Central Development Region of Nepal. This study is part of a larger programme of research on labour ...

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  • Belated realisation

    Year of Publication: 2016

    Protection of the rights and safety concerns of human participants in research are key concerns that have given rise to discussions about research ethics.

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  • Labouring Under Fire: Nepali Security Contractors in Afghanistan

    Year of Publication: 2016

    Published by: CESLAM

    This paper explores some of the repercussions of Nepali labour migration in times of conflict, arguing that security contracting shares much with other forms of migratory labour but also that the ...

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  • Foreign lives, Nepali bodies

    Year of Publication: 2016

    At the most, Nepal can refer to commitments made by destination countries when signing up to different international conventions and treaties.

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  • Give migrants their due

    Year of Publication: 2016

    The fact that remittances make up nearly 30 percent of GDP, which continues to rise, gives a sense of the huge contribution made by migrant labourers.

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  • Free-visa, free-ticket

    Year of Publication: 2016

    A major loophole the government failed to consider was the crucial role played by intermediaries who are nowhere in the mainstream migration process recognised by law.

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  • Migration and development

    Year of Publication: 2016

    A quick scan of recent interventions suggests that most of the attempts to maximise the benefits of migration are limited to improving the skills of migrant workers, providing trainings to migrant returnees, ...

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  • Counting heads

    Year of Publication: 2016

    Despite the long history of Nepali migration to India definite numbers are difficult to come by.

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  • Labour Migration and Skills Training

    Year of Publication: 2015

    Published by: CESLAM

    Of the half a million or so Nepalis who left the country for work in 2013/14, nearly three quarters were classified as ‘unskilled’. This tendency of the majority of migrants being poorly ...

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  • Analysis of Labour Market and Migration Trends in Nepal

    Year of Publication: 2015

    With more than half a million Nepalis, mainly the youth, leaving the country every year to seek employment opportunities abroad, it has become important to leverage the benefits of migration by examining ...

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  • Bagwana VDC Profile

    Year of Publication: 2015

    Published by: CESLAM

    The University of Oxford, in collaboration with the Centre for the Study of Labour and Mobility (CESLAM) and local partner Divya Youth Club, Parsa, conducted a census entitled ‘Labour Migration: Impacts on ...

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  • Biranchibarwa VDC Profile

    Year of Publication: 2015

    Published by: CESLAM

    The University of Oxford and the Centre for the Study of Labour and Mobility (CESLAM) with the help of Divya Youth Club, Parsa, conducted a study in February and March 2014 entitled ...

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  • Jhauwa Guthi VDC Profile

    Year of Publication: 2015

    Published by: CESLAM

    The University of Oxford, in collaboration with the Centre for the Study of Labour and Mobility (CESLAM) and local partner Divya Youth Club, Parsa, conducted a census entitled ‘Labour Migration: Impacts on ...

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