08 November 2017

Thematic Focus: General

Accessing the Migration Apparatus: An Introduction (Border Criminologies Blog, Nov. 2017) [text]
- New blog series.

Borders, Boxes and Disciplinary Boundaries: The Delineation of Forced Migration in Research and Practice, Oxford, 6 Nov. 2017 [info]
- Follow link for podcast.

Debunking Misconceptions about Return Migration (EUI Times, Nov. 2017) [text]

"Displaced Citizens and Abject Living: The Categorical Discomfort with Subjects Out of Place," Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift = Norwegian Journal of Geography, vol. 71, no. 4 (2017) [eprint via Academia.edu]

High Commissioner Describes New Model Placing Refugee, Migrant Rights at Heart of Crisis Response, as Third Committee Hears Calls for Sharing Responsibility (UN General Assembly, Nov. 2017) [text via ReliefWeb]

Migration and Mobility: New Frontiers for Research and Policy, WIDER Development Conference jointly organized with ARUA, Accra, 5-6 October 2017 [info]
- Conference papers are available here.

Migration Knowledge and Migration Policy: An Uneasy Fit, Copenhagen, 1 Nov. 2017 [access]
- Note: The seminar begins at about 8:53 into the video.

Migration Policy Practice, vol. VII, no. 3 (Oct.-Nov. 2017) [full-text]
- Features a selection of papers prepared by members of the MigrationResearch Leaders’ Syndicate, which was established by IOM to support the development of the Global Compact on Migration.

"Open or Closed Borders, or Something in Between?," IPS, 25 Oct. 2017 [text]

[Policy Proposal Competition] (Swedish Association of International Affairs, Oct. 2017) [info]
- Two of the finalists' submitted essays on the UN Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees.

The Refugee Crisis is a City Crisis (City Lab, Oct. 2017) [text]

Refugees are not the Creators of the Crisis. They are the Victims (WEF Blog, Nov. 2017) [text]

Refugees Have a Right to an Opinion That Counts Politically (Refugees Deeply, Nov. 2017) [text]

Reply to Refugia: Nothing Utopian about an Archipelago of Exclusion (Refugees Deeply, Nov. 2017) [text]

"The Roots of Exodus: Why are People Compelled to Leave their Homes?," IPS, 30 Oct. 2017 [text]

Statement to the United Nations Security Council, by Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR, Nov. 2017) [text]
- See also related UNHCR news story.

The Nansen Passport: The Innovative Response to the Refugee Crisis that Followed the Russian Revolution (The Conversation, Nov. 2017) [text]

"Nobel Laureate A. V. Hill and the Refugee Scholars, 1933–1945," Advances in Physiology Education, vol. 41, no. 2 (June 2017) [free full-text]

What Kind of Evidence Might Persuade People to Change Their Minds on Refugees? (From Poverty to Power Blog, Nov. 2017) [text]

Related post:
- Thematic Focus: General (31 Oct. 2017)

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