| North Korea: Understanding Migration to and from a Closed Country
Economic, social, and political conditions have pushed North Koreans to illegally leave their country and migrate to South Korea, China, Russia, and elsewhere.
MPI's Hiroyuki Tanaka examines humanitarian and economic migration flows from North Korea, and the situation of North Koreans living abroad.
The MPI Data Hub's World Migration Map: North Korea
Cross-Border Human Flows in Northeast Asia