The Baltic Region

2010 Issue №4(6)

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The state repatriation programme: four years later

DOI
10.5922/2079-8555-2010-4-7
Pages
65-73

Abstract

This article analyses the problems of the state voluntary repatriation programme and describes its key functions and implementation mechanisms. The author identifies the causes of deceleration in the repatriation process as well as the weak points of the Programme and the ways to improve it. The article offers data on the resettlement of compatriots over the three years of the Programme implementation, its demographic structure, and the regions of resettlement.

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