Return and Reintegration of Ethiopian Forced Returnees From the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Northern Wollo, Ethiopia: Processes, Challenges and Impacts

01 October 2018 → 30 June 2024
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Education, culture and society
    • Social change
    • Economic geography
    • Human geography
    • Recreation, leisure and tourism geography
    • Urban and regional geography
    • Other social and economic geography
Return migration process Ethiopia reintegration forced return labour migrants challenges impact
Project description

The study intends to contribute to the literature on return migration and reintegration by raising following underexplored questions: what happens to Ethiopian forced returnees from Saudi Arabia, what determines their reintegration and what impacts it has to the households and rural
communities of Northern Wollo. Survey, interviews, focus groups and Life history methods will be used to answer these questions.