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Migration and Sustainable Development in the EU : A Case Study of the Seasonal Workers Directive

Fudge, Judy (2015) Migration and Sustainable Development in the EU : A Case Study of the Seasonal Workers Directive. International Journal of Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations, 31 (3). pp. 331-349. ISSN 0952-617X. (KAR id:49045)

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Most discussions of the EU’s development agenda that emphasize the social

to focus on either trade agreements or aid. However, in 1999, the EU explicitly linked

launched the Global Approach to Migration and Mobility (GAMM), which lists

pillars. A distinctive feature of the GAMM’s approach is that migrants are placed at


practice? How does the GAMM’s emphasis on migrant’s rights impact upon

will attempt to address these questions. First, I will examine the extent to which the

to meaningful labour standards. Second, I will explore the extent to which the

development-oriented migration. Third, I will consider the relationship between this

migration to development, when it comes to migrant workers rights and circular


Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Migration, Development, Seasonal workers, Circular migration, European Union
Subjects: K Law
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Kent Law School
Depositing User: Sarah Slowe
Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2015 10:02 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:25 UTC
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