Promoting the health and
wellbeing of migrants and refugees

The Migrant and Refugee Research Centre is an interdisciplinary community of researchers dedicated to advancing knowledge and practice to enhance the health and wellbeing of migrant and refugee populations living in Aotearoa New Zealand, and globally.

MRRC news
MRRC news

Seed grants for research on forced labour and trafficking

The International Labour Organization is accepting research proposals on child and forced labour, and trafficking. Seed grants of up to USD$10,000 will support master’s and PhD students, or PhD holders.

Deadline for submissions is 16 April.

Full criteria and details


Migrant experiences during COVID-19

Belong Aotearoa conducted a survey in 2020 looking at the impact of COVID-19 on migrant communities in New Zealand.

This report summarises the survey, focusing on the responses of 160 people living in Auckland and cites a study by Professor Eleanor Holroyd (CMRR).

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