KNOMAD Workshop on Measuring Migration Costs for the Low-skilled”
IPS Research Fellow, Dr. Bilesha Weeraratne participated at the “KNOMAD Workshop on Measuring Migration Costs for the Low-skilled” held at the World Bank, Washington DC. The workshop, organized by the World Bank’s Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development hub (KNOMAD) was held during16-17 November, 2015. It was aimed at improving the understanding of the costs incurred by low-skilled migrant workers to find jobs abroad. The workshop participants included KNOMAD and ILO personnel and technical experts. The participants represented countries including Sri Lanka, USA, Mexico, India, Thailand, Pakistan, Ethiopia, Nepal, Malaysia, and Qatar.
Bilesha Weeraratne, Research Fellow, IPS