Dr. Michaella Vanore

Researcher

Research group(s):
6. Migration and Development
2. Social Protection, Inclusive Innovation and Development

Dr. Michaella Vanore is a research fellow at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, where she has worked for the past six years as a researcher and lecturer on migration and development. In the course of her work at the School of Governance, Michaella has worked on projects commissioned and funded by the European Commission, IOM, ICMPD, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, OxfamNovib, UNICEF (Iran, Kazakhstan, Moldova), UNDEF, and Dutch entrepreneurial development bank (FMO). Within these projects, Michaella has addressed topics such as defining and analyzing poverty among migrant children, assessing the consequences of family-member migration for children and the elderly who remain in the home country, diaspora engagement and contributions in conflict and post-conflict settings, and remittances.




Selected publications by Michaella Vanore


Articles (journal, professional, popular)
Vanore, Michaella, Melissa Siegel, Franziska Gassmann & Jennifer Waidler, 2017, Adult Child Migration and Elderly Multidimensional Well-Being: Comparative Analysis Between Moldova and Georgia, Research on Aging: 1-24
Gassmann, Franziska, Melissa Siegel, Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler, 2017, Unpacking the Relationship between Parental Migration and Child well-Being: Evidence from Moldova and Georgia, Child Indicators Research, in press
Waidler, Jennifer, Michaella Vanore, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Migration and the Multi-Dimensional Well-Being of Elderly Persons in Georgia, Journal of Population Ageing, in press , More information
Waidler, Jennifer, Michaella Vanore, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Does it matter where the children are? The wellbeing of elderly people 'left behind' by migrant children in Moldova, Ageing and Society, 37(3): 607-632, More information
Vanore, Michaella & Melissa Siegel, 2015, The evolution of gendered migration trajectories from Moldova & Georgia, Comparative Migration Studies, 3(4): 2-21, More information
Vanore, Michaella, Valentina Mazzucato & Melissa Siegel, 2014, ‘Left behind’ but not left alone: Parental migration & the psychosocial health of children in Moldova, Social Science & Medicine, 132: 252–260, More information
Vanore, Michaella & Melissa Siegel, 2013, Migration and its impact on those staying behind: New evidence from Georgia and the Republic of Moldova, Migration Policy Practice, III(5), More information
Vanore, Michaella & Melissa Siegel, 2011, Migration and its impact on those staying behind: New evidence from Georgia and the Republic of Moldova, Migration Policy Practice, III(5): 25-29


UNU-MERIT Working Papers
Gassmann, Franziska, Melissa Siegel, Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler, 2013, The impact of migration on children left behind in Moldova, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2013-043
Gassmann, Franziska, Melissa Siegel, Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler, 2012, The impact of migration on elderly left behind in Moldova, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2012-082


Research reports
Gassmann, Franziska, Victor Cebotari, Michaella Vanore & Hanna Röth, 2016, Assessment and Recommendations to Improve the Resilience of the Social Protection System for a Timely and Flexible Response to the Needs of All Vulnerable Children and Families Facing Shocks, Disasters, and Crises in Moldova, The following report was commissioned by UNICEF Moldova and prepared by a research team from the University of Maastricht Graduate School of Governance (MGSoG), 87, More information
Langley, Sarah, Elaine McGregor & Michaella Vanore, 2015, Highly-skilled human capital mobility in the LAC region; Regional comparative report, Commissioned by the Inter-American Development Bank
Langley, Sarah, Elaine McGregor & Michaella Vanore, 2015, Highly-skilled human capital mobility in the LAC region; Country case studies, Commissioned by the Inter-American Development Bank
Vanore, Michaella & Katrin Marchand, 2015, Afghanistan Remittance Overview and Trends, Annex to Afghanistan Migration Profile, prepared for the International Organization for Migration (IOM), More information
Marchand, Katrin, Melissa Siegel, Katherine Kuschminder, Nassim Majidi, Michaella Vanore & Carla Buil, 2015, Afghanistan Migration Profile, Report prepared for the International Organization for Migration (IOM), More information
Tomini, Sonila, Michaella Vanore, Sepideh Yousefzadeh & Franziska Gassmann, 2014, Situation Analysis of Children with Disabilities for the Development of an Inclusive Society in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Report commissioned by UNICEF, More information
Siegel, Melissa & Michaella Vanore, 2011, OxfamNovib Study on the Needs and Wants of African Migrants in Europe with regards to Remittance Sending, Final Report, More information


Theses
Vanore, Michaella, 2015, The Psychosocial Health of Children 'Left Behind' by Migrant Kin in Moldova and Georgia, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University, More information


Other (editorship, media appearance, keynote, etc.)
Vanore, Michaella, Nora Jasmin Ragab & Melissa Siegel, 2015, Diaspora and peace: What role for development cooperation, Background paper, More information
Siegel, Melissa, Sonja Fransen & Michaella Vanore, 2010, Website Evaluation 'Geld Naar Huis': User-Friendliness, Effectiveness, and Financial Sustainability, External policy report, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, More information
Siegel, Melissa, Michaella Vanore, R. Lucas & Chris de Neubourg, 2009, The Remittance Corridor between the Netherlands and Afghanistan, External policy report, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague, the Netherlands, More information