Third International Conference on Social Protection (ICSP2017) “Migration, Development and Social Welfare: Implications and New Insights”

Country: Malaysia

City: Kuala Lumpur

Abstr. due: 20.05.2017

Dates: 10.10.17 — 10.10.17

Area Of Sciences: Sociology; Political science;

Organizing comittee e-mail: http://umconference.um.edu.my/icsp2017=3889

Organizers: Social Security Research Centre

 

 Themes

Theme 1: Retirement Migration

o    Determinants of retirement migration: Taxes, healthcare, housing

o    Determinants of return migration after retirement: Family, healthcare, portability of pension

o    Medical tourism

o    International Retirement Villages (IRV)

 

Theme 2: Rural-Urban Migration

o    Urban employment and underemployment

o    Overcrowding in urban centres

o    Youth migration

Theme 3: Labour market and Irregular/Illegal Migration

o    Integration and employment

o    Employment in shadow economies

o    Supply and Demand for Migrant Domestic Workers

 

Theme 4: Social Justice and Human Rights

o    Social protection and economic inequality

o    Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers

o    Human rights of migrant workers

o    Human trafficking

o    Citizenship

o    Transnational families

o    Social diversities and social integration

 

Theme 5: Education and Health

o    Student migration: Keeping or sending back

o    Education and training of migrant workers

o    Managing labour migration

 

Theme 6: Economics and Social Policy

o    Modelling of social performance indicators

o    Governance of migration and diversity

o    Implications of migration for policy

Conference Web-Site: http://umconference.um.edu.my/icsp2017