Recently, WeBInUnion project implemented a survey on the scientific diaspora of the countries in the region. At this page, find the highlights from the results. Detailed study and synthesis report on the survey will be published soon.

Push factors

  • Limited career opportunities
  • Low income
  • Outdated-education system

Pull factors

  • Working environment respecting the researcher
  • International working experience
  • High income

Repatriation motives

  • Increased career opportunities
  • High quality of research
  • Collaboration with the host country

35% of the researchers are willing to repatriate.

45% of the researchers not currently collaborating with their country of origin are interested in collaborating with its research community first.

Collaboration with home country

  • Joint research projects
  • Joint publications

Main reason not to collaborate with home country research communityis bureaucracy.