25 November 2014

Thematic Focus: Women


Today, November 25th, is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls. It also marks the start of the 16 Days of of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign, which runs until December 10th, or Human Rights Day.


Asylum Seekers and Refugees Surviving on Hold, Sexual Violence Disclosed to Rape Crisis Centres in 2012 (Rape Crisis Network Ireland, Oct. 2014) [text]

Abused & Abducted: The Plight of Female Migrants from the Horn of Africa in Yemen (Regional MMS, Oct. 2014) [text]

"(En)Gendering Vulnerability: Immigrant Service Providers’ Perceptions of Needs, Policies, and Practices Related to Gender and Women Refugee Claimants in Atlantic Canada," Refuge, vol. 30, no. 2 (2014) [open access]

"Gendered Perspectives on Refugee Determination in Canada," Refuge, vol. 30, no. 2 (2014) [open access]

"A Tale of Two Women: The Claims for Asylum of Fauziya Kassindja, Who Fled FGC, and Rody Alvarado, a Survivor of Partner (Domestic) Abuse," Chapter 4 in Gender in Refugee Law: From the Margins to the Centre (Routledge, April 2014) [eprint via SSRN]

To What Extent does the European Recast Qualification Directive Protect Refugee Women Seeking Asylum on the Basis of Gender-related Claims?, Thesis (University of Cape Town, April 2014) [text]

"United against Gender Violence: Europeans Struggle to Provide Protections for Migrants," Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, vol. 42, no. 2 (2014) [full-text via SSRN]

Unprotected, Unrecognized: Canadian Immigration Policy and Violence against Women, 2008-2013 (Migrant Mothers Project, Nov. 2014) [text]

"'What happens there ... follows us here': Resettled but Still at Risk: Refugee Women and Girls in Australia," Refuge, vol. 30, no. 2 (2014) [open access]

Related post:
- Thematic Focus: Women (7 Nov. 2014)

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