• Gerda Kuiper


This final chapter summarizes how the position of translocal migrant workers in the Naivasha cut flower industry differs from the position of workers in other global and neoliberal (agro-)industries. The “social ecology” of the crop induces the need for a stable workforce and impacts on labour conditions in the industry. Workers’ translocal outlook and future plans account for their consent to work on the highly disciplined farms and shape their experiences while residing in the Naivasha settlements.


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  • Gerda Kuiper
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  1. 1.Global South Studies CentreUniversity of CologneKölnGermany

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