Thematic Areas

CMS-NAU is basically a Centre for research in migration. The other mandates of the Centre are founded and sustained by its research mandate and output. The research interests of the Centre shall be undertaken under the following thematic areas:

  1. Migration: Policies, Governance and Human Rights
  2. Education, Brain Drain and Brain Gain
  3. Labour, Employment and Remittances
  4. Irregular Migration, Human Trafficking and Smuggling
  5. Migration: Women, Children and Youth
  6. Migration: Health, Environment and Climate Change
  7. Diaspora
  8. Forced Migration: IDPs, Refugees and Asylum Seekers
  9. Integration, Return and Reintegration
  10. Migration Data, Planning and Development