Working Papers

Working Papers

The maHp team often produces papers to inform evidence-based policy-making.

Latest Papers

Zimbabwean migrant domestic worker activism in South Africa

In this paper, maHp doctoral researcher Kuda Vanyoro, seeks to understand how Civil Society Organisations in South Africa facilitate the stay and protection of Zimbabwean migrant domestic workers (MDWs) through their activism.

Securing Borders: The danger of blurring global migration governance and health security agendas in Southern Africa

This paper explores the potential risks associated with the blurring of global migration governance and health security agendas in Southern Africa, a region associated with high levels of population mobility, communicable, and – increasingly – non-communicable diseases.

‘We have the research but where is the influence?’ Constraints and opportunities for evidence-based policy impact in South Africa

This paper explores the research uptake and advocacy experiences of researchers and activists working on three unpopular and politically contentious causes; immigration, human trafficking and sex work – in a post-colonial context of South Africa.