UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Migration, Remittances and Gender-Responsive Local Development

Posted on July 1, 2010

This series of case studies focuses on the sending, transfer, receipt, and utilization of remittances. It affirms that gender influences and shapes the movement and experiences of migrants and their communities in both origin and destination countries. Case studies include: Albania, the Dominican Republic, Lesotho, Morocco, the Philippines, and Senegal. More