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Rights or riots? How we think about climate change migration ...

Rights or riots? How we think about climate change migration ... | Going global | Scoop.it
The most recent Defence White Paper, released in May this year, identifies migration in relation to climate change, particularly in the South Pacific, as one such security issue. According to the Paper, it will require increased ...
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How to check rural to urban mobility - The Express Tribune

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How to check rural to urban mobility
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He was speaking at a session titled 'Multifaceted and Splintered Urban Globalisation' on Tuesday. According to Mongin, the Hukou System effectively limits ...
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Theresa May: Cohesion 'impossible' with high migration

Home Secretary Theresa May arrives at Downing Street for a cabinet meeting ... it “impossible” to build a “cohesive society”, Theresa May will say. ... Managing .
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Migration can help to forge a more prosperous world, says World Bank - The Guardian

Migration can help to forge a more prosperous world, says World Bank - The Guardian | Going global | Scoop.it
Movement of people from poor to rich countries could drive economic growth and boost battle against global poverty, claims World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim
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EU ministers crack down on economic migrants at crisis talks

European Union nations agreed on Thursday to speed up the deportation of failed asylum seekers as they took a harder line toward tackling the bloc's worst ...
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Bavaria threatens 'self-defence to limit migration' in challenge to Angela Merkel - Telegraph.co.uk

Bavaria threatens 'self-defence to limit migration' in challenge to Angela Merkel - Telegraph.co.uk | Going global | Scoop.it
If the flow of migrants and refugees is not limited, Bavaria threatens to go
to court to solve the crisis
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Combined, both India and Pakistan house 54 per cent of the world's population ... - DAWN.com

Combined, both India and Pakistan house 54 per cent of the world's population ... - DAWN.com | Going global | Scoop.it
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Combined, both India and Pakistan house 54 per cent of the world's population ...
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The index also ranks countries on a slavery prevalence rating based on factors including ratio to country population.
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Why is slavery still happening in 2013?

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Aging Population Could Trim 3% Off China GDP Growth - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Aging Population Could Trim 3% Off China GDP Growth - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Going global | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal (blog) Aging Population Could Trim 3% Off China GDP Growth Wall Street Journal (blog) China's one-child policy has hastened such a big slowdown in China's working-age population that the country's demographic future is starting...
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The problems of an ageing population.... Less productivity

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Global study: World not ready for aging population - Aiken Standard

Global study: World not ready for aging population - Aiken Standard | Going global | Scoop.it
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Global study: World not ready for aging population
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AP Photo/TT News Agency, Jonas Ekstromer Marianne Blomberg, 80, works out at a gym in Stockholm.
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INTERACTIVE MAP: Population and demographic change since 1970 - Macon Telegraph (blog)

INTERACTIVE MAP: Population and demographic change since 1970 - Macon Telegraph (blog) | Going global | Scoop.it
INTERACTIVE MAP: Population and demographic change since 1970
Macon Telegraph (blog)
This interactive map shows overall population changes, as well as racial components of those changes, between the 1970 Census and the 2010 Census.
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Mapping The History Of Human Migration Using DNA: Central Europe - Science 2.0

Mapping The History Of Human Migration Using DNA: Central Europe - Science 2.0 | Going global | Scoop.it
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Mapping The History Of Human Migration Using DNA: Central Europe
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Research using DNA to map the history of human migration is helping unravel the timing and source of human settlement in Central Europe.
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When did globalisation start? - The Economist

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When did globalisation start?
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“GLOBALISATION” has become the buzzword of the last two decades.
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True scale of European immigration - Telegraph.co.uk

True scale of European immigration - Telegraph.co.uk | Going global | Scoop.it
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True scale of European immigration
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More than 600,000 unemployed European Union migrants are living in Britain at a cost of £1.5 billion to the NHS alone, according to an EU report.
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Earth's rising population spells trouble ahead - The Guardian

Earth's rising population spells trouble ahead - The Guardian | Going global | Scoop.it
Letters: The really big question is why has the issue of population control gone right down the agenda. Has political correctness gone too far?
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China population to peak in 2025, posing labor supply problem - Asia Times

China population to peak in 2025, posing labor supply problem - Asia Times | Going global | Scoop.it
Asia Times China population to peak in 2025, posing labor supply problem Asia Times A lower-than-expected fertility rate means China's population will peak in 2025, something the country's leadership will have to seriously consider when drawing up...
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Wealthy countries urged to embrace migration - Financial Times

Demographic shifts are likely to feed large-scale migration from poor countries to richer ones for decades to come, providing a potential source of economic growth for wealthy nations with ageing populations, according to the World Bank and the...
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BRICS meet: India expresses worry over brain drain, migration - The Indian Express

BRICS meet: India expresses worry over brain drain, migration - The Indian Express | Going global | Scoop.it
Kiren Rijiju said that all the BRICS countries — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa — face serious problems related to illegal migration from the neighbouring countries.
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The Suicide of Europe: migration and colonisation

Extended Channel 4 News programme looking at the migrant crisis that engulfed Europe in the summer of 2015. For the benefit of those in the future who need .
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Migration: A story as old as man - Florida Times-Union

Migration: A story as old as man - Florida Times-Union | Going global | Scoop.it
The people streaming into Europe are the faces of a world on the move, more so now than at any other time in recent history.
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Population growth in London 'double the rate in rest of UK' - Evening Standard

Population growth in London 'double the rate in rest of UK' - Evening Standard | Going global | Scoop.it
Population growth in London 'double the rate in rest of UK'
Evening Standard
The Office for National Statistics produced the profile as part of a wider study aimed at comparing and contrasting regions.
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This article has useful information about London. Why was the average age of a person in London in 2012, 6 years younger than the national average of 40 years?

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Ageing population could reverse decline on the High Street - Telegraph.co.uk

Ageing population could reverse decline on the High Street - Telegraph.co.uk | Going global | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Ageing population could reverse decline on the High Street Telegraph.co.uk The report by Building Futures, the think tank of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), predicts that the older population, who will no longer be...
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Consumerism has an emerging market - how else will our ageing population spend their grey pound?

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Electronic borders fiasco: 70million a year arrive in UK unchecked as ... - Daily Mail

Electronic borders fiasco: 70million a year arrive in UK unchecked as ... - Daily Mail | Going global | Scoop.it
Electronic borders fiasco: 70million a year arrive in UK unchecked as ...
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The history of globalisation Railroads and hegemons - The Economist

The history of globalisation Railroads and hegemons - The Economist | Going global | Scoop.it
The history of globalisation Railroads and hegemons
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HISTORICALLY, TECHNOLOGY HAS been the single most important force for opening up borders.
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Here's A World Map Adjusted for Each Country's Internet Population - Gizmodo

Here's A World Map Adjusted for Each Country's Internet Population - Gizmodo | Going global | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Here's A World Map Adjusted for Each Country's Internet Population Gizmodo It's surprisingly easy for us to become so enraptured with our own comfortable microcosm that we completely lose sight of how absolutely minuscule our little...
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Migration and brain drain from Africa acute – Report - University World News

Migration and brain drain from Africa acute – Report - University World News | Going global | Scoop.it
Migration and brain drain from Africa acute – Report University World News According to a joint report on global migration released by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, or UN DESA, and the OECD secretariat, there are...
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