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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



Merlin Premala J

Senior Research Fellow


Merlin Premala. J did her Post Doctoral Fellowship, and holds a PhD from the Department of Demography, University of Kerala. She was a Research Officer for National Family Health Survey-3 in the International Institute of Population Sciences, Mumbai. She worked as an Editor for the Reproductive and Child Health Survey in the Population Research Centre, Kerala. She was the Research Associate for the Kerala Ageing Survey and Kerala Migration Survey in the Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram.