There are over 150 million migrant workers in the world.
The RIGHTS project seeks to understand how the rights of low skilled migrant workers are shaped by origin and destination states, interstate dialogues, and the involvement of civil society and international organisations.
The paper appeared in the IMI-N working paper series. The South-Indian State of Kerala has institutionalised a broad spectrum of social protection policies geared at emigrants and return migrants. Burmeister-Rudolph examines what types of protection Kerala offers and the underlying rationale. [..]