Marieke van Houte reacts to Dutch plans for extra investment in migrant-sending developing countries
- 29 May 2015
- Media coverage
Opinion piece 'In a real development perspective on migration, mobility should be promoted rather than constrained' from IMI's Marieke van Houte published in leading Dutch newspaper de Volksrant
In an opinion piece published today in de Volksrant, Marieke van Houte responds to a plan announced this week by Lillianne Ploumen, the Dutch minister for development cooperation and foreign trade, to increase investment in migrant-sending developing countries to encourage people to invest their ambition in their own country rather than migrate.