„I want to be somewhere!“

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Christiane Voßemer

Young Malawian Nurses‘ Perspectives on Migration

ISBN 978-3-643-90872-8
Band-Nr. 2
Jahr 2019
Seiten 232
Bindung broschiert
Reihe Perspectives on Development

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The international migration of nurses is a global phenomenon
with severe repercussions for countries like Malawi, which
face a human resources for health crisis. This book traces
the biographies and future perspectives of young Malawian
nurses with a university degree, uncovering the biographic
importance and meanings of intentions and images of
migration in the new generation of nurses. It contributes
often-neglected biographical insights on nurse migration
from the Global South that can inform research and policy
development on the migration of nurses from Malawi and

Christiane Voßemer works on health &
migration in South East Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. She is
a graduate of Development Studies at Vienna University.