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 Special Issue: S Irudaya Rajan a& AKM Ahsan Ullah (2023) From knowledge to action: South Asian diaspora engagement in times of crisis, South Asian Diaspora, 15:2, 123-136, DOI: 10.1080/19438192.2023.2240611



IIMAD is pleased to announce the launch of the website for Migration and Development Journal.¬†(MAD)¬†“Migration and Development” is available at¬†https://journals.sagepub.com/home/mad¬†At launch, the journal begins a free access period which ends¬†on (06-12-2023).

Kerala Migration Survey 2023 takes place through Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation under the direction of Dr. S. Irudaya Rajan, Visiting Fellow, GIFT and Chair, IIMAD which is funded by the Government of Kerala.

The International Institute of Migration and Development welcomes
all interested Undergraduates, Postgraduates and aspiring
researchers to apply for the Internship programme at IIMAD



Md Mizanur Rahman- Qatar Universityūüá∂ūüá¶

Honorary Professor


Dr Md Mizanur Rahman is a research associate professor and graduate faculty of Gulf Studies Center, College of Arts and Science, Qatar University. Dr Rahman is a sociologist by training, working on labour migration, transnationalism, immigrant businesses, migration and development, gender and migration, and other related topics of the South-South migration with a focus on the Arab Gulf states, Southeast Asia and South Asia. Before joining Qatar University, Dr Rahman was an Associate Professor at Universiti Brunei Darussalam and a Senior Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore. He was a member of Migration Research Leaders Syndicate for the 2018 Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, formed and spearheaded by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) ‚Äď the UN Migration Agency – based in Geneva. Dr Rahman is editor of Springer Nature‚Äôs Gulf Studies book series and sits on a number of editorial boards of international journals.