Tag Archives: Africa

Call for papers: “Africa and Migration Flows: from Repression to Circular Migration – Legal and Socio-Political Implications of a Paradigm Shift”

On the occasion of the re-launch of its “Focus – Africa“, the online law journal Federalismi.it has issued a call for papers entitled “Africa and Migration Flows: from Repression to Circular Migration – Legal and Socio-Political Implications of a Paradigm Shift“. The African … Continue reading

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Asylum-Seeker and Refugee Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa

publication by a member of the Interest Group by Cristiano d’Orsi It is not often acknowledged that the great majority of African refugee movement happens within Africa rather than from Africa to the West. A new book by Cristiano d’Orsi examines the … Continue reading

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Report on our own event ‘Heading to Europe’

“People Will Come No Matter What” On 16 May 2014, the Interest Group on Migration and Refugee Law of the European Society of International Law, in close cooperation with the Centre for Migration Law of the Radboud University Nijmegen and … Continue reading

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Conference: ‘Higher Education, Mobility and Migration In and Out of Africa’

At the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna (Austria) from 19 – 21 June, 2014 Higher education is a central element to foster socio-economic development. It helps young people by providing them with professional qualifications, to establish themselves occupationally, and enabling … Continue reading

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Blogpost – On smuggling, border control and migration

Smuggling is a reaction to border controls, not the cause of migration by Hein de Haas (post copied from his blog) The disaster of the sinking of a boat on 3 October off the coast of Lampedusa, which cost the … Continue reading

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(free) Book on African Migrations Research

The International Migration Institute has made the book ‘African Migrations Research – Innovative Methods and Methodologies’ freely available. The book is edited by Mohamed Beriane and Hein de Haas. The aim of the book is to contribute to the development of … Continue reading

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Blog on Migrants at Sea

This is an interesting blog on the general subject of migration by from Africa to or towards Europe and other significant maritime migration routes which end in the European Union, such as Turkey to Greece and Albania to Italy. The blog focuses … Continue reading

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(free) Book on Migration

The African Centre for Migration and Society (ACMS) at the University of Witwatersrand worked with the Mail & Guardian on a e-book about migration in large (African) cities. ‘Writing Invisibility: Conversations on the Hidden City’ is a journey into the … Continue reading

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