30 May 2018

Thematic Focus: Solutions

"Australia's Refugee Deal 'a Farce' after US Rejects All Iranian and Somali Asylum Seekers," The Guardian, 8 May 2018 [text]
- See also related tweet with breakdown of those accepted/rejected under US deal so far.

Community Refugee Sponsorship Initiative [info]
- New initiative launched in April 2018 with the aim of convincing the Australian government "to develop a world-renowned community sponsorship program... ." More info is provided in this policy brief.

Comprehensive Protection and Solutions Strategy: A Roadmap to Advance Resettlement and Complementary Pathways in the Syria Crisis (UNHCR, April 2018) [text]

"Dutton Looks at Taking up New Zealand Offer to Resettle 150 Refugees," The Guardian, 25 May 2018 [text]

The Integration of Migrants from Outside the EU (European Court of Auditors, May 2018) [text via ReliefWeb]

Integration of Syrian Refugees in South Australia: A Snapshot (SEEFAR, June 2017) [text]

Lessons from History: The Community Refugee Settlement Scheme (CRSI Blog, April 2018) [text]

Republicans Turn More Negative toward Refugees as Number Admitted to U.S. Plummets (Pew Research, May 2018) [text]
- See also related Washington Post article.

"Trump Pick for Refugee Bureau Draws Flak for Anti-immigrant Views," Politico, 25 May 2018 [text]
- See also White House announcement and Refugees International statement.

"Unfair and Discriminatory: Which Regions Does New Zealand Take Refugees from and Why," Policy Quarterly, vol. 14, no. 2 (May 2018) [full-text]
- See also earlier related Vice article.

UNHCR Welcomes Humanitarian Admission Programme for Vulnerable Family Members (UNHCR, May 2018) [text]
- Focuses on Ireland.

"With Fewer Incoming Refugees, US Resettlement Centers Dwindle," Christian Science Monitor, 22 May 2018 [text]

Related post:
- Thematic Focus: Solutions (18 May 2018)

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