Diaspora Engagement in Burundi: The Emergence of a Migration Policy

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Overview
  • INSTITUTE:
    UNU-MERIT
    PUBLISHER:
    United Nations University
    VOLUME:
    Migration Policy Brief No. 3
    TITLE:
    Diaspora Engagement in Burundi: The Emergence of a Migration Policy
    AUTHORS:
    by Melissa Siegel and Sonja Fransen
    PUB DATE:
    2012•08•31
    COPYRIGHT YEAR:
    2010

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    This policy brief provides an overview of diaspora engagement initiatives in Burundi, a country located in the Central African Great Lakes region. The information for this policy brief was gathered during a one-week visit to Bujumbura, Burundi in September 2010. A total of 13 interviews were conducted
    with academics, government officials, and international organisations. In addition, data and documentation was gathered from the relevant authorities and served as background materials to this brief.