Description: The module’s main objective is to provide an overview of the causes of the massive flows of migrating people, the historical data for this phenomenon and how the world is trying to deal with the issue.

Objectives: Upon completion of the module, the trainees will be able to:

  1. Explain the different types of migration and what causes them.
  2. State the ways people find to migrate to a country.
  3. Summarize the social, political and economical impact on the receiving countries.


The duration of the module is 1 training hour.