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brain drain

Definition(s)

The loss suffered by a country as a result of the emigration of a (highly) qualified person.

Source(s)

Derived by EMN from ILO Thesaurus

Translations

  • BG: изтичане на мозъци
  • CS: odliv mozků
  • DE: Brain Drain
  • EL: διαρροή εγκεφάλων
  • EN: brain drain
  • ES: fuga de cerebros
  • ET: oskustööjõu äravool
  • FI: aivovuoto / aivovienti
  • FR: fuite des cerveaux
  • GA: imirce daoine oilte
  • HU: agyelszívás / brain drain
  • IT: fuga di cervelli
  • LT: protų nutekėjimas
  • LV: kvalificēta darbaspēka aizplūšana
  • MT: Telf/Tnixxija ta’ mħuħ / ta’ nies bi kwalifiki għoljin
  • NL: brain drain
  • PL: drenaż mózgów
  • PT: fuga de cérebros
  • RO: exodul creierelor / brain drain
  • SK: únik mozgov (EU acquis); odliv mozgov
  • SL: beg možganov
  • SV: kompetensflykt
  • NO: kunnskapsflukt / ekspertflukt

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