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About Priya Deshingkar

Priya Deshingkar is Research Director of the DFID-funded Migrating out of Poverty Research Consortium; principal investigator for the ‘Capitalising human mobility for poverty alleviation and inclusive development in Myanmar (CHIME)’ project; and senior research fellow at the School of Global Studies. She has decades of fieldwork experience in Asia as well as Sub-Saharan Africa. Her research focuses on migration and poverty, especially with regard to precarious occupations, migration, labour rights and agency.

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Julian Richards

Julian Richards is managing editor of openDemocracy.

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Isn’t it strange that so few people who are assumed to be ‘modern slaves’ see themselves as such?

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