According to data from the Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek, 2,400 Portuguese entered the Netherlands in 2018. This Dutch agency accounted for a total of 210,917 foreigners entering the country, with the Portuguese accounting for 1.1% of this total. +
In 2017, Portuguese emigration continued its sustained downward trend, with around 85 thousand individuals leaving the country. Overall, the decrease is strongly correlated with the recovery of the Portuguese economy, especially in terms of job creation, as well as the reduction in attraction of destination countries such as the United Kingdom and Angola. The 2018 edition of the Factbook includes data updated to 2017 (or last year available) on total Portuguese emigration and to the main destination countries, as well as on emigrants' remittances. +
Interview with Jacquelyn Meshelemiah
Filmed interview with Dr. Jacquelyn C. A. Meshelemiah, a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). She earned her Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW), Master of Social Work (MSW), and Doctorate (PhD) from the College of Social Work, of The Ohio State University, USA. +
[PUBLICATION] Article by researcher Cristiana Bastos, published in the journal History and Anthropology, where she analyses the production and reception of a 1923 social monograph on migrant communities in New England. +
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