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Desperate Chices: Conditions, risks & protection failures affecting Ethiopian migrants in Yemen

Subject/Objective: 
this report is based on research which aimed to profile the different groups of Ethiopians migrating to Yemen, their motivation to leave Ethiopia, their employment opportunities and future plans. The research also examined the risk and protection challenges that the different groups of Ethiopian migrants face in Yemen and sought to identify potential sources of assistance and support.
Methodology: 
To explore the status of Ethiopians in Yemen and the risk and protection issues they face, research was conducted in Yemen over a five week period in May and June 2012. A research team of men and women comprising four Ethiopians and one Yemeni conducted semi-structured interviews.
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Sample size: 
Assessment Report: 
Publicly Available
Assessment Questionnaire: 
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Assessment Data: 
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Assessment Date(s): 
01 May 2012 to 30 Jun 2012

Level of Representation

Non-representative
Frequency: 
Status: 
Report completed
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Collection Method(s): 
Field Interview
Other
Population Type(s): 
Other
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
Danish Refugee Council
Participating Organization(s): 
Regional Mixed Migration Secretariat
Location(s): 
Aden
Damt
Al Hudaydah
Dhamar
Al Mukalla
Haradh
Dhubab
Other location: