Why Must Women Leave Home?
The Push Factors of Rural Women’s Migration.
Corporate land grabbing, the impacts of climate change such as floods, severe storms and drought; lack of decent job opportunities and high levels of work informality; rural poverty; lack of quality public services; gender and racial discrimination, war...
Join us for an interactive session to explore the push factors that force millions of women to migrate from rural to urban areas, and across borders.
Thursday, March 1, 10:30-12:00, CCUN, 2nd floor
Event sponsored by United Methodist Women, Public Services International, International Trade Union Confederation, Feminist Task Force of Global Campaign Against Poverty, Migrant Forum Asia, Migrant Rights International, National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, NGO Committee on Migration, People’s Global Action on Migration, Development and Human Rights Women’s Caucus.
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