The Core Module aims to introduce the main concepts related to or associated with the complex issue of the Migration and Development Nexus and its application at the local level.
This module therefore provides the tools necessary to tackle the other modules (1 to 5), which will focus on the specific actions local and regional authorities can take to tackle the developmental challenges and opportunities related to migration.
The Core Module will address the following aspects:
Topic 1: Challenges and opportunities of migration and local development. The first topic will focus on the M&D Nexus and on the challenges and opportunities related to it, as well as on its particularities at the local level.
Topic 2: Adopting a gender approach to migration in a local context. The second topic will tackle the fundamental notion of gender and its importance in the M&D context.
Topic 3: Migrants as local development actors. The third topic will focus on migrants and their role in M&D.
Topic 4: The role of local authorities in empowering migrant communities. The fourth topic will focus on local and regional authorities and their role in M&D.
Topic 5: Adopting a human rights-based approach to migration and development in a local context. The last topic will explore the notion of a rights-based approach to migration and its importance in M&D.
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