World Migration Report 2018


The International Organisation for Migration has recently published their 2018 report on World Migration. It is the ninth version, the first one published in the year 2000, and is produced to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world.

The book contains chapters on topical issues in regard to migration and focuses on both presenting key information about migrants and migration, and evidence-based analyses of migration issues.

Chapters include:
Chapter 1 – Report overview: Making sense of migration in an increasingly interconnected world
Chapter 2 – Migration and migrants: A global overview
Chapter 3 – Migration and migrants: Regional dimensions and developments
Chapter 4 – Migration research and analysis: Growth, reach and recent contributions
Chapter 5 – Global migration governance frameworks: Existing architecture and recent developments
Chapter 6 – Mobility, migration and transnational connectivity
Chapter 7 – Understanding migration journeys from migrants’ perspectives
Chapter 8 – Media reporting of migrants and migration
Chapter 9 – Migration, violent extremism and social exclusion
Chapter 10 – Migrants and cities: Stepping beyond World Migration Report 2015

The book can be downloaded from their website, alongside their other publications