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Assisted “voluntary” return of women to Kosovo

Rhetoric and reality within the framework of development

Sandra Sacchetti

return to Kosovo, he has set up his own construction company and created jobs for up to eight employees, including two of his siblings. Lulzim initially left for Austria hoping to find employment there but soon realized that he would not be able to do so

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Women and development in Vietnam

Caught between social tradition and economic globalization

Khuat Thu Hong

majority of the working poor. They earn less income and are over-represented in under- and un-employment, and they often suffer from precarious working conditions more than men. In 2013, 69% of women in the labor force were employed in vulnerable employment

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Is there a link?

Japan’s internal cohesion and external conflict with neighbors

Robert W. Compton Jr.

to marry. Lack of strong social welfare and employment protections also make it unlikely that Japanese women would seek to place their careers on hold to give birth fearing permanent displacement from the workforce. Government’s approach to

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Steve Kwok-Leung Chan

-surplus nation. More than three million Burmese work in Thailand. The vast majority is unskilled workers, and about two-thirds of them are undocumented and smuggled. The material differences between Myanmar and Thailand, including the lack of employment

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Corinna Mullin and Ian Patel

’s 2003 “Anti-Terror” law ( ICG 2016 ). This Amnesty Law also stipulated financial compensation for former political prisoners and reinstatement into employment ( Amnesty International 2011 ). Furthermore, several ad hoc reparations measures were enacted

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US–México border states and the US military–industrial complex

A Global Space for expanding transnational capital

Juan Manuel Sandoval Palacios

coverage. Large influx of federal spending; government dollars going to the 140 military installations across the South and the Southwest, to highway construction, and to increased federal civilian employment in the area. Lack of popular control; large

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From philanthropy to impact investing

The case of Luxembourg

Shirlita Espinosa

visible absence of ethnic concentration known in other immigration countries. The country is a multilingual, high-wage employment destination inviting a huge number of transfrontalières (daily cross-border workers) from France, Belgium and Germany. Due

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Co-constituting Bodyguarding Practice through Embodied Reflexivity

Methodological Reflections from the Field

Paul Higate

I could tell, there was no formal, industry-wide agreed-upon qualification to work in so-called hostile regions; rather, it was the training company’s reputation that facilitated employment (or otherwise) in the role of armed CP. In sum, though

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Migrant Residents in Search of Residences

Locating Structural Violence at the Interstices of Bureaucracies

Megan Sheehan

migrants and more than two-thirds of Peruvian women working in this sector ( Cano and Soffia 2009 ). Migrants also find employment as sales personnel, street vendors, waitstaff, kitchen assistants, landscapers, construction workers, street sweepers, and

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Amanda J. Reinke

associated box on employment applications; those that try juveniles as adults or place juveniles in solitary confinement; or those that have a “three-strikes law” in which offenders are imprisoned for life after committing three serious or violent felonies