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      Rodreck Mupedziswa

      Professor of Social Work

      University of Botswana

      Published Online: March 15, 2017


   1.   Bloch, A (2005). The Development Potential of Zimbabweans in the Diaspora: A Survey of Zimbabweans Living in the

        UK and South Africa. International Organization of Migration (IOM), Switzerland.


   2.  Chetsanga, C.J, and Muchenje, T (2003). An Analysis of the Cause and Effect of the Brain Drain in Zimbabwe, Scientific

        and Industrial Research Development Center, Harare. http"// Zimbabwe_                  Brain_Drain. pdf.


   3.  Donnelly, J. (2004). “Zimbabwe's Woes Spill Across Border." In ZWNews, Tuesday, March 2, 2004, p. 2.


   4.  Grondin, D. (2004). “Well Managed Migrants’ Health Benefits All.” Bulletin of World Health Organization 82

        (8), p. 561.


   5.  Hill, G (2004). “Who Will Pay for Zimbabwe?” Business Day, April 13, 2004.            13523,1591602-6078-0,00.html. Accessed on April 13, 2004.


   6.  Holloway, L (2003). “Zimbabwean Visa Refusals Up Four-Fold in One Year.” New Zimbabwe, December 10, 2003, p. 1.


   7.  Kanhema, T (2003). “Asylum Seekers Alienated from Family.” The Herald On line, December 23, 2003.


   8.  Marongwe, M (2004). “Homelink has no Chance in this Chaos.” Zimbabwe Independent, September 3, 2004, p. 13.


   9.  Mataboge, M (2004). "Brain Drain is SA's Brain Gain." Mail and Guardian, February 13, 2004, p. 6.


  10.  Mathuthu, M (2003b). “Asylum and Britain’s Minorities.” New Zimbabwe;,August 25, 2003, p. 1.


  11.   McGregor, J (2007).  Joining the BBC (British Bottom Cleaners): Zimbabwean Migrants in the UK Care Industry. JETHN

        MIGR. STUD 33 (5) 801-82410.1080/ 1369183070135949.


  12.  McGregor, J & Primorac, R (2010). Zimbabwe’s New Diaspora: Displacement and the Cultural Politics of Survival.

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  13.  Mupedziswa, R (2009a). Africa’s Diasporas and the Struggle for Survival: The Life and Times of Undocumented

        Zimbabwe National Based in the UK.  In Anderson, OC. (Editor) Illegal Immigration: Causes, Methods and Effects. New

        York: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 1–13.


  14.  -------------------- (2009b). “Diaspora Dollars and Social Development: Remittance Patterns of Zimbabwean Nationals

        Based in South Africa.” Global Development Studies (International Development Options) 5 (3/4), Summer, pp. 229-



  15.  ---------------------- (1993). Uprooted: Refugees and Social Work in Africa. JSDA   Publication: Harare. SSW University of

        Zimbabwe (220 pages).


  16.  Mupedziswa, R and Mushunje, M. (2012). “Between a Rock and a Hard Place’: Care of Orphaned Children in Zimbabwe

        and Social Work Roles.” In Jo Daugherty Bailey (Ed) Orphan Care: The Social Work Role. Kumarian Press, pp. 123 – 154.

  17.  Mupedziswa, R and Ushamba, A (2006). "Challenges & Prospects: Social Work Practice in Zimbabwe in an Environment

        of Economic Meltdown." in Hall, N. (editor). Social Work: Making a World of Difference. (Social Work Around the World

        IV). FAFO& IFSW). (pp. 163-172).


  18.  New Zimbabwe (2015). “Diaspora Gets tougher for Zimbas.” Sunday, March 8, 2015, p. 2.


  19.  Pasura, D (2014). African Transitional Diasporas: Fractured Communities and Plural Identities of Zimbabweans in Britain.

         Palgrave Macmillan.


  20. Sparks, A. (2003). "Saving Zimbabwe’s Sick Economy." The Star, May 7, 2003.


  21.  Tevera, D. and Crush, J. (2003). "The New Brain Drain from Zimbabwe." Migration Policy Series, No. 29. Cape Town:

         Idasa; SAMP.


  22.  Zimbabwe Independent (2004). "Bid to Tap on Forex Not Easy." ZWNews, February 23, 2004.

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