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SIRP Research Scholars’ Colloquium October 19-20, 2023 Venue: Smart Class Room School of International Relations and Politics Mahatma Gandhi University Kottayam   Presentation Schedule   Day 1: October 19, 2023 Time: 14.00-16.00 Hrs Arjun S Mohan, PhD Scholar, SIRP Ambareesh TS, PhD Scholar, SIRP Sreelakhmi V, PhD Scholar, SIRP   Day 2: October 20, 2023 […]

Today, Kerala is also a land of migrant workers from other states. Kerala needs their services to progress even a single day. Even though they are so much a part of our lives, Malayalis still have a different attitude towards migrant workers. Why do the Malayalees who migrate to other parts of the world harbour […]

The article highlights the health issues affecting female labourers in Kerala, shedding light on the factors contributing to the inadequate healthcare received by migrant workers. Link of the Article

The main suspect in this brutal murder is the neglect of the demand that the responsibilities of the migrant workers should be carefully taken up at the panchayat level. Link of the Article  

The School of International Relations and Politics at MG University successfully organized a workshop titled “Enhancing the Health and Social Protection Policy Framework for Migrant Workers in Kottayam District.” This collaborative event was conducted in partnership with Science and Engineering Research Board Project (CRG/2021/004314), Disha Foundation and the Centre for Migration Policy and Inclusive Governance […]

The article delves into the various welfare, health, and literacy initiatives for migrant workers in Kerala. These measures are commendable and serve as vital support systems for the state’s substantial migrant labour force. However, amidst these laudable efforts, a significant gap becomes apparent – the absence of a comprehensive policy addressing this marginalised community’s overarching […]

The International Labuor Conclave was held in Thiruvananthapuram in the backdrop of the death of a West Bengal worker who fell into a garbage pit at a plywood company premises in Perumbavoor and the death of Bihar worker Rajesh Manchi in Malappuram Kizhissery. At a time when Kerala was thinking about a comprehensive migration policy, […]

The article delves into the growing apprehension surrounding the prospects of migrant workers in the socio-cultural landscape of Kerala, a concern further exacerbated by the tragic lynching of Rajesh Manchi. Hailing from Bihar, Rajesh found himself accused of theft, an accusation that ultimately cost him his life and laid bare the challenges faced by migrants […]

On May 11, 2023 SIRP PhD Candidate Said Sadat Moslem made Half Yearly PhD presentation on the topic, ” Human Rights Protection of Afghan Migrants in Iran: A Transnational Perspective”. In his presentation Said presented the PhD work done he has done and other academic activities. He also explained his plans for doing field work […]

The article critically examines the social security responsibility of migrant workers in Kerala. Recent migrant worker deaths highlight the need for better safety and support systems for this vulnerable group. The article critically assesses whose responsibility should be taken to ensure their welfare in Kerala. Link of the Article