23 October 2015

Regional Focus: Asia Pacific


CFP: Refugee Watch Online [info]
- Contributions sought for special issue on "The Boat People." Deadline is 15 November 2015.


Afghanistan: Conflict and Displacement in the Northeast, Kunduz City, and Kabul, (ACAPS & START Network, Oct. 2015) [text]

Deadly Journeys: The Refugee and Trafficking Crisis in Southeast Asia (Amnesty International, Oct. 2015) [text]

Disenfranchisement and Desperation in Myanmar’s Rakhine State: Drivers of a Regional Crisis (ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights, Oct. 2015) [text]

First Regional Dialogue Meeting on Forced Migration in the Asia-Pacific, Melbourne, 24-25 Aug. 2015 [info]
- Follow link for agenda and key documents.

*"Forced Migration: Typology and Local Agency in Southeast Myanmar," Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International and Strategic Affairs, vol. 37, no. 2 (Aug. 2015) [full-text via author site]

In Limbo in Micronesia (Asylum Insight, Oct. 2015) [text]

"The Long-run Socio-economic Consequences of a Large Disaster: The 1995 Earthquake in Kobe," PLoS One, 10(10): e0138714 (Oct. 2015) [open access]

"Myanmar’s Refugee Problem: It’s Not Just the Rohingya," The Diplomat, 14 Oct. 2015 [text]

Refugee Rescue Ship Enters Rough Waters in Southeast Asia (IRIN, Oct. 2015) [text]

"Refugees and Neighbors: Rohingya in Bangladesh," The Diplomat, 14 Oct. 2015 [text]

*Solutions Strategy for Afghan Refugees: Progress Report 2014 (UNHCR, Oct. 2015) [text]
- Reports on achievements of the Solutions Strategy for Afghan Refugees to Support Voluntary Repatriation, Sustainable Reintegration and Assistance to Host Countries (SSAR). See also related presentation and funding proposal.


Related post:
- Regional Focus: Asia (8 Oct. 2015)

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