American University of Central Asia - AUCA - News Digest  No 11

NEWS DIGEST ON MIGRATION IN CENTRAL ASIA NO 11

 

Date: April 28 – May 4, 2012

Kazakhstan

 

Gaps in migration legislation of RK allow labor migrants from Kyrgyzstan stay in Almaty after deportation, - IAD Almaty

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:960131/ or here.

 

In 2012 4 thousand residents of Southern Kazakhstan to be employed within Industrialization Program

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:957171/ or here.

 

Labor Ministry of Kazakhstan determines poverty line for 2nd quarter of 2012

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:956791/ or here.

 

Cost of living in Kazakhstan grows by 0.1% in April

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:957841/ or here.

 

Average salary in Northern Kazakhstan reaches $446

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:960721/ or here. 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

President A.Atambaev greets Kyrgyzstanis on Labor Day

In Russian: http://w ww.ca-news.org/news:957231/ or here.

 

Government sets quota for foreigners coming to Kyrgyzstan for employment (list)

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:957581/ or here.

 

Kyrgyzstan hopes to solve issue of Kyrgyzstanis 90-days stay in Kazakhstan, - Head of External Migration Department at Foreign Affairs Ministry of KR (interview)

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:960541/ or here.

 

Trade Unions of Kyrgyzstan urge all workers and laborers to unity

In Russian: http://www.knews.kg/ru/society/15341/.

 

“Stop to Human Trafficking!” projects launched in south of Kyrgyzstan with support of IOM

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyzstan labor market continues to be surplus, - U.Abdullaeva, Accounts Chamber auditor

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:956631/ or here.

 

Labor resources of Kyrgyzstan grow 9% for the last four years

In Russian: here.

 

Urmat Jamgyrchiev, representative lawyer of Zamandash Association in Sol-Iletsk: “Government should pay attention to raising awareness in citizens going abroad for work”

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/6/38620/539.py.

 

88.5%, or 12 thousand, graduates of technical and vocational education get employed in Kyrgyzstan, - U.Abdullaeva, Accounts Chamber auditor

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:956461/ or here.

 

Unemployed youth actively seeks for jobs in Karakol Vacancy Fair

In Russian: here.

 

Ekaterina Horoshman: Repatriation of one child costs nearly thousand dollars

In Russian: here.

 

Presentation of two books held in Moscow

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/34/38605/17.py.

 

23 infants abandoned by Kyrgyzstani women stay in Moscow Baby Houses, - KR Social Development Ministry’s representative

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:956911/ or here.

 

Group of Kyrgyzstanis gets infected by meningitis, one dies

In Russian: http://www.knews.kg/ru/action/15287/.

 

Migrants still dying

In Russian:  http://rus.azattyk.org/content/kyrgyzstan_migration/24564174.html.

 

Zamandash Association Championship Cup held in Moscow

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/2/38621/773.py.

 

Mini-football national team of Local National Cultural Autonomy “Mekendesh”

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/2/38607/251.py.

 

Tiumen migrants celebrate Labor Day

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/34/38627/910.py. 

 

Tajikistan

 

Tajikistan Migration Service and Red Crescent Society sign agreement on cooperation on migration

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/migratsionnaya-sluzhba-tadzhikistana-i-okpt-podpisali-soglashenie-o-sotrudnichestve-v-sfere-mig.

 

Tajikistan and Qatar sign treaty on labor migration of Tajik citizens

In Russian: here.

 

UN urges Tajikistan protect labor migrants rights

In Russian: here.

 

IOM to present its activities  in Dushanbe

In Russian: here.

 

FMS recognizes success of Dushanbe experiment on work permit check

In Russian: here.

 

Labor migration regulation issues between Tajikistan and China discussed in Dushanbe

In Russian: here.

 

Tajikistan Migration Service to launch Labor Migrants Training Center

In Russian: here.

 

HIV/AIDS in labor prevention

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/predotvrashcheniya-vich-i-spida-v-sfere-truda.

 

Potential Tajik labor migrants to study German language

In English: http://news.tj/en/news/potential-tajik-labor-migrants-study-german-language.

 

Expert: Migration amnesty in RF is excellent opportunity for Tajik migrants to get legalized

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/ekspert-migratsionnaya-amnistiya-v-rf-yavlyaetsya-otlichnym-shansom-legalizatsii-dlya-tadzhiksk.

 

Bobonazarova: Help should be provided to families of migrants died in Russia

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/bobonazarova-semyam-pogibshikh-v-rossii-migrantov-dolzhna-byt-okazana-pomoshch.

 

No single case of HIV-infected registered in Baldjuvan raion for 9 years

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/za-9-let-v-baldzhuvanskom-raione-ne-zaregistrirovan-ni-odin-vich-nositel.

 

Millions of labor migrants expand fight for power in Tajikistan in Russian territory

In Russian: here.

 

Russian firm head pays back migrants’ salaries

In Russian: here.

 

Head of Islamic Party meets with Tajik labor migrants in Moscow

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/12211-glava-pivt-vstretilsya-v-moskve-s-tadzhikskimi-trudovymi-migrantami.html.

 

Tajik human rights activists present negative impact of labor migration in St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskie-pravozashchitniki-rasskazali-v-sankt-peterburge-o-negativnykh-posledstviyakh-trudov

 

Bodies of Tajikistanis died in Ufa protecting a local resident sent home

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/tela-tadzhikov-pogibshikh-v-ufe-pri-spasenii-mestnogo-zhitelya-otpravleny-na-rodinu.

 

Tajik singer devotes a second song to Vladimir Putin

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskii-pevets-posvyatil-vtoruyu-pesnyu-vladimiru-putinu. 

 

Uzbekistan

 

Uzbek migrants manage to get their salaries of more than two million rubles

In Russian: http://migrocenter.org/news/1336050168/.

 

Three Uzbek women charged with human trafficking and prostitution in Dubai

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:957881/ or here. 

 

Russia

 

RF prepares amnesty for migrants

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/38636/172.py.

 

RF Security Council holds session on migration policy

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1305.

 

New Labor Code of Russia

In Russian: http://www.work-global.ru/news/93.

 

Russia’s FMS does not see necessity of amnesty for illegal migrants

In Russian: http://www.islamnews.ru/news-126271.html.

 

Russia to follow American migration policy

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/v-fms-rossii-ne-vidyat-neobkhodimosti-v-amnistii-dlya-nelegalnykh-migrantov.

 

Nearly 12 million residents of Russia has unregulated status, - “Migration XXI century” Foundation

In Russian: http://www.echomsk.spb.ru/news/obschestvo/poryadka-12-mln-prozhivayushchikh-v-rossii-lyudey-imeyut-neuregulirova.html.

 

Mechanisms to protect migrants and employers sought in Yekaterinburg

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1304.

 

For migrants-violators borders to be closed for 10 years

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/38618/552.py.

 

Prosecutors unsatisfied with Vyborg police’s work with migrants

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/05/02/Prokuroram-ne-ponravilos-kak-vyborgskaya-politciya-rabotaet-s-migrantami-276001.

 

Volgograd churches to open courses for migrants

In Russian: http://migrocenter.org/news/1336140591/.

 

Scenic speech teacher to hold a Russian language class for migrants

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/05/02/Prepodavatel-stcenicheskoi-rechi-provedet-urok-russkogo-yazyka-dlya-migrantov-275965.

 

25 thousand migrants to come to Khabarovsk this year

In Russian: http://www.moigorod.ru/news/details.asp?n=2146430719.

 

Deadline for application to Special Prize festival extended

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1306.

 

St Petersburg students to sing Uzbek songs

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/05/03/Studenty-Peterburga-spoyut-uzbekskie-pesni-276095. 

 

Multilateral

 

CA labor migrants to know of labor migration risks through table game

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/o-riskakh-trudovoi-migratsii-trudovym-migrantam-iz-tsa-rasskazhet-nastolnaya-igra. 

 

International

 

Candidate to Prime Minister post in Greece to deport migrants massively

In Russian: http://politikus.ru/policy/1195-kandidat-v-premery-grecii-sobiraetsya-massovo-deportirovat-migrantov.html.

 

France to deport 40 thousand illegal migrants till year end

In Russian: here.

 

Belarus border guards reveal illegal migration channel from India to EU

In Russian: http://migrocenter.org/obzor/1336044475/.

 

Switzerland closes border for labor migrants from EU

In Russian: http://migrocenter.org/obzor/1335946933/. 

 

Analytics

 

Mob punishment over women in Russia and reaction of state bodies

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/kyrgyzstan_blog_alibaev/24564577.html.

 

Round-table: “Children and mothers issues in labor migration in Russia”

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=4255&Itemid=35/.

 

One for all and all against one

In Russian: http://www.vb.kg/paper/2012/04/27/187074_odin_za_vseh_i_vse_protiv_odnogo.html.

 

Little work dorks

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/05/01/malen_kie_trudyagi

 

Gastarbeiter get legalizes in private

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/05/03/gastarbaytery_oformlyayutsya_chastnym_obrazom.

 

“Ural House” assist Kyrgyzstanis in learning Ural economy

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/38604/784.py

 

Experts: Labor migrants have opportunities in Russia’s small business

In Russian: http://www.dw.de/dw/article/0,,15917843,00.html?maca=rus-novoteka-articles-1300-xml

 

“Sova” Center on racism and xenophobia in April 2012

In Russian: http://ombudsmanrf.org/2009-11-05-14-13-44/35-2010-10-11-06-53-35/11259--qq-2012.html

 

Will Qatar replace Russia for Tajik migrants?

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/04/30/zamenit_li_katar_tadzhikskim_migrantam_rossiyu.

 

Tajik migrants still get cheated in Russia

In Russian: here.

 

New subject to befriend children

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=4317&Itemid=35.

 

Migration of dead bodies

In Russian: http://www.ua3000.info/articles/4/2012-05-57801.html.

 

A.Meshkov: How I was Russian Gastarbeiter in Tajikistan. Part I

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1336032960. 

 

Publications

 

“Handbook on Migration Terminology”, Moscow, 2011, IOM

In English: here. 

 


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