29 November, 2019
News: India was the leading country of origin of international migrants in 2019 with a 17.5 million strong diaspora, according to new estimates released by the United Nations, which said the number of migrants globally reached an estimated 272 million.
Prelims and Mains focus: on the key findings of the report and its significance, issues related to migration, causes and its impact on the world
UN body publishing the report:
Key findings of the report:
What does it say about refugees and asylum seekers?
Women related data
Significance of the report
Source: Indian Express
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