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OECD International Migration Outlook to be released on Wednesday 10 September 2008

 

03/09/2008 - The 2008 edition of OECD’s annual International Migration Outlook, with trends, analysis and statistics on international migration movements and policies, will be published at 11.00 a.m. Paris time (09.00 a.m. GMT) on Wednesday 10 September 2008.

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría and John Martin, OECD Director of Employment, Labour & Social Affairs, will comment on the findings of this report at a media briefing at OECD headquarters at 11.00 a.m. on the same day.

This year’s report will also include analysis on the migration of low-skilled workers and their role in the labour forces of OECD countries, as well as on return migration, including which migrants are more likely to return home and why.

To attend the news conference or to obtain a copy of the International Migration Outlook in advance under embargo, journalists are invited to contact Luisa Constanza, OECD Media Division.

For more information on OECD work on migration, visit www.oecd.org/migration.