The Development Dimension Migration, Remittances and Development: SOME LESSONS FROM THE AGENCE FRANCAISE DE DEVELOPPEMENT IN THE FIELD OF CO‐DEVELOPMENT
Abstract:The Agence Française de Développement (AFD) (French Development Agency) has a long history of regarding migrants as "stakeholders in the development of their home country". This approach dates back to 1974, when the AFD (then known as the Caisse Centrale de Coopération Economique) introduced an occupational training programme for migrant workers volunteering for economic reintegration in highly skilled jobs that were unfilled in their home country.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: November 1, 2005