UN-INSTRAW and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

Gender, Migration and Remittances in Selected SADC Countries: Preliminary Findings.

The study focuses on female migration from and between six SADC countries, namely Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Swaziland and Zimbabwe, principally to South Africa. Through a combination of a literature review, focus group discussions and personal interviews, the study documents the changing role of women within migratory flows in Southern Africa, explores the potential impact of the increase in women who migrate independently as heads of households as well as migrants access to financial and other services.

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