06 August 2014

Regional Focus: Americas, incl. Unaccompanied Minors


Expert Roundtable on the Interpretation of the Extended Refugee Definition Contained in the 1984 Cartagena Declaration on Refugees,Montevideo, Uruguay, 15-16 October 2013 [info]
- See also concept note and the Summary Conclusions.

Forced Displacement and Early Childhood Nutritional Development in Colombia, HiCN Working Paper, no. 180 (Institute of Development Studies, Aug. 2014) [text via ReliefWeb]

"How Not to Design a World without Borders," The Atlantic, 21 July 2014 [text]

Karen Refugees after Five Years in Canada: Readying Communities for Refugee Resettlement (Immigrant Services Society of BC, July 2014) [text]

"The Legal Framework and Institutional Assistance for Refugees in Brazil since the Mid-Twentieth Century: The Impact on Refugee Integration and Assistance," IMTP-Magazine on Migration Issues (Spring 2014) [full-text]

Other Situations of Violence in the Northern Triangle of Central America: Humanitarian Impact (ACAPS, July 2014) [text via ReliefWeb]

Rise Seen in Asylum Denial Rates (TRAC, Aug. 2014) [text]

Unaccompanied Minors at the U.S. Border:

"Children at the U.S. Border: Credible Fears, Unaccompanied Minors, and the Causes of the Southwestern Border Surge," Chapman Law Review, vol. 18 (Forthcoming, Winter 2015) [eprint via SSRN]

Humanitarian Protection for Unaccompanied Children from Central America (OUP Blog, July 2014) [text]

On the Border, Who Gets to Be a Refugee? (NYT's Op-Talk Blog, July 2014) [text

Survey: Nearly 7-in-10 Americans See Unaccompanied Children at Border as Refugees, Not Illegal Immigrants (Public Religion Research Institute, July 2014) [text]
- See also related NYT article.

Related posts:
- Thematic Focus: Central American Unaccompanied Minors (24 July 2014)
- Regional Focus: Americas (14 July 2014)

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