E.g., 11/20/2014
E.g., 11/20/2014

Country Resource - Mali

Mali

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  • Population......................................................................16,455,903 (July 2014 est.)
  • Population growth rate ..............................................................3% (2014 est.)
  • Birth rate....................................................45.53 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Death rate.................................................13.22 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Net migration rate...............................-2.33 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Ethnic groups..........Mande 50% (Bambara, Malinke, Soninke), Peul 17%, Voltaic 12%, Songhai 6%, Tuareg and Moor 10%, other 5%

CIA World Factbook

Sally E. Findley of Columbia University examines Malians' age-old solution to their economic difficulties: migration.

Recent Activity

The Tuareg, a nomadic group of Berber origin located in several countries across North and West Africa, have been enmeshed in a complicated struggle against the Malian state since January 2012. This article explores the unique role that migration plays in shaping Tuareg grievances in the context of this crisis.

Sally E. Findley of Columbia University examines Malians' age-old solution to their economic difficulties: migration.

Books
September 2009

This book explores how developing-country governments have institutionalized ties with emigrants and their descendents. It offers an unprecedented taxonomy of 45 diaspora-engaging institutions found in 30 developing countries, exploring their activities and objectives. It also provides important practitioner insights from Mali, Mexico, and the Philippines.