United Arab Emirates' legal framework of migration
Title: United Arab Emirates' legal framework of migration
Author: ZAHRA, Maysa
Series/Number: Migration Policy Centre; GLMM; Explanatory note; 05/2015
The following explanatory note outlines the main legislative texts including laws, regulations, and cabinet and ministerial decisions, which govern the inward migration of foreigners to the United Arab Emirates and some elements of the outward migration of Emirati citizens.
Subject: UAE; Laws and regulations; Irregularity; Migration; Citizenship; Trafficking; Sponsorship; Labour rights
GLMM - Gulf Labour Markets and Migration
Type of Access: openAccess