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All Member States of the SADC region are involved on labour migration flows as countries of origin, transit, or destination and often they play the three roles at the same time. With the right policy, legislation and practices in place, Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) countries can achieve fair and effective migration governance fostering a positive impact of international migration in the economic growth and development of countries of origin, transit and destination. ILO’s work on Labour Migration provides to its tripartite constituents and partners with an integrated approach where migration is considered as an enabling development factor.
In this context, and in accordance with the main thrust of the SADC LMAP, the European Commission has funded the Southern Africa Migration Management (SAMM) Project. This four-year project is designed to improve migration management in the Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region. The SAMM Project is implemented by the ILO in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
This self-guided course mirrors the training activities developed by the Labour Migration cluster of ITCILO in collaboration with SAMM. These training activities intended to turn learning outcomes into practice under three main themes:
The course is designed for:
At the completion of this online course participants will be able to:
The course is composed of several training modules:
Labour migration governance in the SADC region
Developing Southern African NSO’s capacity to collect and analyse LM data
Piloting of the SADC Guidelines portability of social security benefits
Promoting a positive image of migrants and recognizing their contribution to development in the SADC region
Participants need to take a short Knowledge Assessment Test before and after completing the four modules. At the end of each module, you are supposed to take a Final Quiz to assess your understanding. Upon completion of course requirements (Knowledge Assessment Tests and at least one Final Quiz), participants will receive an ITCILO Certificate of Participation.