Wednesday, July 20 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM   •   Salle Quesnay

Session 64:
Rural exodus of youth in developing countries

Chair: Graeme J. Hugo, University of Adelaide

  1. Rural to urban migration, childhood abuse and risk for mental health problems. A cross sectional population-based survey in Pathumthani, ThailandTawanchai Jirapramukpitak, Thammasat University/Institute of psychiatry ; Martin J. Prince, Institute of Psychiatry ; Trudy Harpham, South Bank University

  2. Gender dimensions in rural- urban migration in India: policy imperativesShanthi Krishnaraj, University of Madras

  3. Rural youth migration and its implication for family planning and reproductive health in ChinaHao Yan, Institute of Economic Research, National Development and Reform Commission

  4. Youth migration in Brazil: families and households labour force participation patternsAna Oliveira, CEDEPLAR/UFMG ; Roberto L. Monte-Mor, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR) ; Rodrigo Ferreira Simões, CEDEPLAR

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