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Global Migration & Human Mobility

Each year, MacArthur provides more than $5 million in grants to research institutions, nongovernmental organizations, government agencies, and intergovernmental organizations engaged in research, policy, and practice dedicated to improving the lives of migrants. Read More

The Role of Diasporas in the Politics of Their Home Countries

This policy brief published by George Mason's Center for Global Studies analyzes the role diasporas play in the politics of their home country. Read More

Recession Moves Migration Patterns

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"Global Migration: A World Ever More on the Move"

An overview of global migration suggests immigration challenges in the U.S. today are bigger and farther-reaching than ever before. Demetri Papademetriou, a co-founder of grantee the Migration Policy Institute, is quoted. Read More

Latino Immigrants Engaged Civically in U.S.

A new MacArthur-funded report by the Woodrow Wilson Center's Mexico Institute finds that Latino immigrant communities are increasingly determined to integrate and participate in civic and political life where they live in the U.S. Read More

Intergovernmental Cooperation on Cross-Border Migration

The International Organization for Migration released the first-ever assessment of the progress of regional mechanisms for intergovernmental cooperation on cross-border migration. Download the report below. Read More

Center for Global Development Hosts Secretary of State

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton chose the offices of MacArthur grantee the Center for Global Development for a major policy speech in which she declared international development a central pillar of U.S. foreign policy. Read More

Charting the Future for the Global Forum on Migration and Development

The Director of Global Migration & Human Mobility for the MacArthur Foundation discusses the future of the Global Forum on Migration and Development, which recently held its third conference in Athens. Read More

Helping Migrants Weather the Storm

New York Times
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Migration Policy Institute, BBC Collaborate

BBC World Service commissioned MacArthur grantee the Migration Policy Institute to study the effects of the global recession on migration to help inform a month-long series. Read More

Blue-Ribbon Panel Urges Five Steps to Better Migration Data

A MacArthur-funded commission convened by the Center for Global Development has issued a report stating that better data could be gathered easily and at low cost with a few clear steps. Read More
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Migrants Count: Five Steps Toward Better Migration Data

Better data could be gathered easily and at low cost by adding a few questions to each national census, according to a new report by a blue-ribbon commission supported by the MacArthur Foundation. Read More
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Migration Documentary Films

MacArthur’s media grantmaking has supported the production of several documentary films on migration and immigration in the U.S. and around the world. Read More

Staff

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Stephanie Platz

Interim Managing Director, International Programs
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John W. Slocum

Director, Migration
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Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Director, Mexico
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Kathy K. Im

Director, Media, Culture, and Special Initiatives
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Valerie Chang

Interim Managing Director, U.S. Programs
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Liliane Loya

Program Officer, Mexico
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Tara Magner

Program Officer
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Lauren Pabst

Program Officer
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S. Quinn Hanzel

Program Assistant
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Phillis D. Hollice

Program Administrator