Problem

Failed migration

Other Names:
Early return migration
Nature:
Due to loneliness, unfavourable working conditions, or economic and familiar problems, migrants may return to their own country prematurely.
Incidence:
About 20% of Sri Lankan housemaids working in the Middle East return within 18 months, thus ending prematurely their 2-year contract.
Values:
Failure
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET