Migration

We study the mechanisms that make people migrate or flee, the policy structures and obstacles they meet on the way, and the politics of the receiving apparatuses.

Kjersti G. Berg

Post-doctoral researcher

Sosina Bezu

Associated Senior Researcher

Antonio De Lauri

Research Professor

Anwesha Dutta

Senior Researcher

Magnus Hatlebakk

Senior Researcher; Coordinator: Poverty Dynamics

Are John Knudsen

Research Professor

Siri Neset

Associated Researcher

Mari Norbakk

Post Doctoral Researcher, Coordinator Rights&Gender

Edyta Roszko

Senior Researcher, Principal Investigator: TransOcean (ERC Starting Grant)

Jessica Schultz

Senior Researcher

Arne Strand

Research Director, U4 Director

Astri Suhrke

Emeritas

Sarah A Tobin

Research Professor

Arne Wiig

Research Professor

CMI's work on Migration is closely related to our work on Humanitarianism and Governance. We work together in inter-disciplinary teams, we conduct academic research, commissioned work, and evaluations. Our key geographical focus is on West Africa, East Africa, South Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

Our research and evaluation expertise:

  • Migration management and policy
  • Refugee governance
  • Displacement
  • Transnational migration
  • Climate migration
  • Migration and development