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Labour Migration in Central Asia and the Russian Federation and Studies Conducted by IOM in the Labor Migration Area


This project is designed to assist the RF Government to develop necessary policy and legislative frames, to establish administrative and operational systems, as well as the basis for the administrative capacity building required for the solution of problems in the labor migration area. The successful labor migration management is subject to joint effective interstate management in the CA region and the RF. The project also strives to facilitate the development of transparent and well-coordinated approaches and mechanisms of labor migration management to be applied to all countries sharing a common migration space.


The key activities in the RF are as follows:

  • improvement of the labor migration legislation of the RF;

  • strengthening of the labor migration management system in CA countries to the RF;

  • assistance to the labor migrants through information campaigns and the capacity building for the NGOs providing service to labor migrants;

  • organization of expert consultations on migration legislation and policy development and institutional frameworks;

  • improving the management of labor migration into Russian Federation;

  • development and implementation of labor migration programs;

  • exchange of experts in the field of labor migration;

  • monitoring of the migration situation and the Russian migration legislation enforcement practices;

  • strengthening of migration data collection systems in the Russian Federation;

  • conducting research and exchange of public information on migration, in particular, on irregular migration and smuggling of migrants;

  • increasing the availability of information on the conditions of immigration to the Russian Federation in foreign countries.

The project is funded by the European Commission and the International Organization for Migration.


Project duration: June 2007 Ц December 2009

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