Migration News


Central Americans seeking asylum in the United States, 12 November 2017. Guillermo Arias/AFP/Getty Images This article originally appeared on Refugees Deeply. Read the original here. — When most political leaders talk about migration and security, they usually refer to threats rather than opportunities. Prof. Khalid Koser, the executive director of the Global Community >>
Sun, Nov 19, 2017
Source: UNU-MERIT Migration News
Our ‘Mygration Story’ series tracks the family histories of staff and fellows at UNU. The aim is to show that many of us owe our lives and careers to the courage of migrant ancestors. People who left their homes to build safer or better lives — for themselves and for >>
Thu, Oct 26, 2017
Source: UNU-MERIT Migration News
Education policies for the transition and integration of immigrant students are increasingly important in ethnically diverse countries like Canada. Yet the ability to support children’s integration varies greatly across countries, linked to a wide-range of national and regional characteristics. The impacts of these differences have been observed in the results of >>
Thu, Sep 14, 2017
Source: UNU-MERIT Migration News
When the so-called refugee crisis reached a peak in 2015, the German Development Agency (GIZ) started a new line of investigation: checking the links between corruption, migration and forced displacement. The investigations have a clear gender angle, reflecting the depths of suffering faced by migrant women and girls. On behalf of >>
Tue, Aug 01, 2017
Source: UNU-MERIT Migration News
Leeds, England, 1970s. My parents, paternal grandparents, aunt and family friends. Our ‘Mygration Story’ series tracks the family histories of staff and fellows at UNU. The aim is to show that many of us owe our lives and careers to the courage of migrant ancestors. People who left their homes to >>
Wed, Jul 05, 2017
Source: UNU-MERIT Migration News