07 October 2014

Regional Focus: Europe


"Ambiguous Welcomings: The Identity Construction of Asylum Seekers in Turin, Italy," Urbanities, vol. 4, no. 1 (May 2014) [full-text via Academia.edu]

The Azure Payment Card: The Humanitarian Cost of a Cashless System (British Red Cross, 2014) [text]

*Belonging: The Resettlement Experiences of Hmong Refugees in Texas and Germany (Migration Information Source, Oct. 2014) [text]

City-level Responses to Migrant Families with Restricted Access to Welfare Benefits: A European Pilot Study (COMPAS, Sept. 2014) [text via AIDA]

The Contested Right to EU-Europe (Transformations Blog, Oct. 2014) [text]

The Juncker Commission: A New Start for EU Justice and Home Affairs Policy? (CEPS, Sept. 2014) [text]

Lives Adrift: Refugees and Migrants in Peril in the Central Mediterranean (Amnesty International, Sept. 2014) [text]
- See also related background materials.

*Rescued What Next? Protection Seekers Stranded in Sicily (Jesuit Refugee Service, Oct. 2014) [text]

So Close, Yet So Far from Safety: Refugees and Migrants Risking Their Lives at Sea to Reach Europe (UNHCR, Oct. 2014) [text]
- See also related press release and news story.

Understanding Migration and Asylum in the European Union (Open Society Foundations, Oct. 2014) [text]


Watch the Med Alarm Phone [info]
- "[A] 'hotline' for people in distress at sea. Our hotline will run 24/7 and will immediately raise alarm when refugees and migrants get into situations of distress at sea and are not promptly rescued. ..." The number will be published 10 October 2014.

Related post:
- Regional Focus: Europe, esp. Migrant Deaths at Sea (25 Sept. 2014)


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