[Migratory strategies in the overpopulated Nile Delta region].

  title={[Migratory strategies in the overpopulated Nile Delta region].},
  author={S Fanchette},
  journal={Revue europeenne des migrations internationales},
  volume={8 2},
  • S Fanchette
  • Published 1992 in Revue europeenne des migrations internationales
The author describes cyclical migration from the densely populated Nile Delta region of Egypt during the 1970s. The trend toward this type of migration emerged as a strategy for coping with a lack of local resources without having to permanently migrate to an urban environment. She concludes that "while emigration [to] the Gulf countries helped greatly in… CONTINUE READING