CREAD, Applied Econonomic Center for Development, Algiers, Algeria

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Algerian sociologist. He is the Research Director of the Research Division “Human Development and Social Economy” at the Applied Econonomic Center for Development in Algiers (CREAD).

His fields of interest cover youth, the labour market and international migration, since this millennium. As a Researcher, he has participated in more than a hundred conferences with universities in Algeria, Africa and Europe. He has published some fifty articles in scientific, national and international journals and ten collective works, including four on international migrations. He has also, as an ILO (United Nations) official, coordinated a program on labour migration in the Maghreb region.

He also works as a National Consultant for several ministerial departments of the Algerian Government. He acts as the National Expert for Algeria for the EUROMED Migration Program. He has also conducted some Technical Reports as an International Expert for the United Nations agencies (UNDP, ILO, World Bank, UNESCO, FAO), the European Union and African Union in his fields of competence.

Themes related to current research:

  • Sociological Analysis of Cross-border Informality from and to Algeria
  • Medical Brain Drain from Maghreb to Northern Countries: for a new social dialogue
  • Migrants Return to Maghreb: Reintegration and Development Challenges
  • International Mobility of Students from and to Algeria 

For more information about his research activities and publications see here.