This study first outlines the social, economic and cultural frameworks
underlying Sudanese migrants' propensity to remit funds, and gives
details on the target population and the purported purposes for which
money is remitted.
The case study begins with an introduction and then contains chapters as
follows: Sudan: population, history and politics, early trends in
remittances, the current Sudanese migrant population in Europe, economic
background of migrants, reasons for remittances, the informal remittance
systems, and finally, development leverage of informal remittances.
Sudan Country Study, ESRC Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), Oxford, UK, i + 20 pp.
Sudan Country Study