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immigration

the movement of organisms into a specific area. Compare EMIGRATION.
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Shariar said Bangladesh has been working for a long time for the safety of migrants and formulation of an appropriate global migration policy.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government is offering the migrants, most of who are from Sudan and Eritrea, $3,500 and a plane ticket to what it says is a safe destination in another country in sub-Saharan Africa.
Another two migrants suffered less serious gunshot wounds and 12 others had other injuries, the local prefecture said, adding the numbers could change.
It is an unprecedented opportunity for leaders to counter the pernicious myths surrounding migrants and lay out a common vision of how to make migration work for all nations.
The original system has also been a main information channel for the three parties because it provides job match information for migrant workers who have completed their work required by their contract and wish to seek new employers and for migrants who need to change employers under regular conditions, as well as providing human resource information for employers who look to continue hiring new migrant workers, the agency said.
There are more than 258 million international migrants, accounting for 3.
According to a report aired by a private news channel, each year the UN invites governments, organizations, and individuals to observe International Migrants Day by dissemination of information on the human rights and migrants' fundamental freedoms.
She said that all conditions for migrants are created in Azerbaijan in accordance with the country's legislation, and joint work to protect the rights of migrants is carried out with international organizations.
According to a private news channel, each year the UN invites governments, organizations, and individuals to observe International Migrants Day by distributing information on the human rights and migrants fundamental freedoms.
In the wake of shocking reports about rampant migrant abuse and squalid and overcrowded conditions across multiple detention centers in Libya, talks in the Cte d'Ivoire capital Abidjan at the AU-EU Summit this week, are leading to a major stepping up of measures to tackle smuggling and mistreatment of migrants on the central Mediterranean migration route, which claimed 2,803 migrant lives to drowning this year alone.
ISTANBUL:Turkish police rescued 57 Pakistani migrants who had been chained up in an Istanbul basement by people smugglers trying to extort money, local media reported Tuesday.
GENEVA, November 20, 2017 (WAFA) -- The Geneva-based Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor condemned on Monday the Israeli government's decision to shut down a migrant detention center and forcibly expel around 40,000 African migrants who entered the country illegally.