12 September 2011

New(ish) Web Sites/Blogs


Refugees and the Right to Work [access]
- This blog reports on Asylum Access' Right to Work campaign.

Statelessness [access]
- From the programme coordinator at the Open Society Justice Initiative.

TerraNullius: The Housing, Land and Property Weblog [access]
- "A blog on housing, land and property (HLP) rights in conflict, disaster, displacement, humanitarian assistance, early recovery and transitional justice settings."

Web sites:

Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) for Reproductive Health in Crisis Situations:
A Distance Learning Module [access]
- Interactive version of the newly revised learning module; "you can review the module content, test your knowledge with chapter quizzes, and become certified in the module by registering and completing a final post-test."

Refugees in the Horn of Africa: Somali Displacement Crisis - Information Sharing Portal [access]
- Provides access to news, statistics, maps, updates, and funding details.

Stateless in the Dominican Republic [access]
- A project of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

Web tools:

Center for Migration and Refugee Studies Database [access]
- An information system that "aims at becoming a comprehensive location where migration and refugee research material especially, but not exclusively, on the Middle East region is compiled. ...The Information System is divided into three main components: Legal, Demographic and Socio economic. It contains material in both Arabic and English and it is possible to search in both languages."

NGO Aid Map [access]
- Beta tool from InterAction that allows you to create maps to show who is doing what, where. Three maps are currently available for Haiti, the Horn of Africa crisis, and food security.

Tagged Web Sites/Tools.

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