“Rich countries have changed their attitude toward would-be immigrants and are adopting or changing laws to allow in skilled and low-skilled workers to meet specific workplace demands, according to a U.N. report released Tuesday.

At the same time, countries are stepping up efforts to prevent and combat illegal immigration, especially since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in the United States, it said.” [More]

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