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The Event

The IS Academy Migration and Development: A World in Motion project is hosting a two-day event on Afghan migration. The first day of the event will focus on the state-of-the-art in research on migration from and in Afghanistan. The second day will be a policy debate on return migration to Afghanistan and unaccompanied minors in Europe from Afghanistan. The results of the first day will inform the discussions at the policy debate on the second day.

Day 1: Research Day

Afghanistan has been host to the largest refugee crisis in the history of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees. Over six million refugees have returned to the country since 2001. Although refugee movements have subsided, migration to and from Afghanistan has continued in various forms. Today, the largest number of unaccompanied minors in European states originates from Afghanistan, labour flows to…

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