Socio-economic impacts of migration on Tho Chu island commune, Vietnam

Huong Le, Hoang Phi, Luu Dao, Yen Nguyen, Lien Le, Huu Nguyen, Phuong Le
2020 The International Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities Invention  
Population arrangement to islands for settlement is one of the important policies in many ways of each nation. This study was conducted to provide an understanding of the current situation and impacts of the migration to Tho Chu Island, Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang Province, Vietnam. In-depth interviews and survey questions were used to collect preliminary data on displaced people, insular living conditions, positive and negative impacts of the migration process on the socio-economic
more » ... -economic development on the island. They are also supplemented by secondary data which were collected from various sources in research process. The study shows that the migration to the island not only helps to supplement the labor force for the island, contributes to economic and labor structure restructuring on the island but also contributes to diversifying island economic activities and expand the space, enrich the cultural life of the island. However, the process of migration to the island also poses a number of problems for the people and the government on the island.
doi:10.18535/ijsshi/v7i010.01 fatcat:fo3l5fxkcncmbn45rhvxmdmvla