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Lessons from Refugees

Research Ethics in the Context of Resettlement in South America

Marcia Vera Espinoza

cities, and refugees from two distinct communities, in order to explore how refugees coming from inside and outside the region experienced resettlement and how the program of resettlement has been implemented in South America (showing the strengths and

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Fashioning Masculinities through Migration

Narratives of Romanian Construction Workers in London

Alexandra Urdea

is seen as quintessentially male. Being successful at getting work in this sector entails not just physical strength but also resilience and wits: the ability to take on long hours of work, to pick up how the job is done in the UK, and to learn a

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Heather Wurtz and Olivia Wilkinson

provide psychosocial support, as well as assistance in navigating complicated legal dynamics, such as those pertaining to the repatriation of the body of the deceased. Many of these local actors draw upon faith to guide their labor and to find strength to

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Refugia Roundtable

Imagining Refugia: Thinking Outside the Current Refugee Regime

Nicholas Van Hear, Veronique Barbelet, Christina Bennett, and Helma Lutz

aid system. The problems inherent in such a state substitution model are well known—UNHCR has long faced similar challenges—and any of the potential perks outlined by Refugia (refugee bargaining power, strength in solidarity) fall well short of

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Migration and Citizenship in “Athens of Crisis”

An Interview with Vice Mayor Lefteris Papagiannakis

Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou and Nina Papachristou

disappeared. The second one has taken a hit and is only just starting to recover. The conservative parties are gaining strength, but that’s not only a Greek trend, that’s a European trend. For me, the financial crisis is the underlining factor for everything

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Ben Page, Olga R. Gulina, Doğuş Şimşek, Caress Schenk, and Vidya Venkat

other states around them. Thus, Gulina's focus on the geopolitics that run parallel to domestic decision-making is a timely reminder that multiple levels must be considered simultaneously if we hope to make sense of migration systems. A great strength

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Jelena Tošić and Annika Lems

life as lived. The strength of such an approach is beautifully captured in Hans Lucht's reflections on Ghanaian migrant workers’ dreams of returning home after enduring years of hard work on the margins of Italian society. By employing a radical

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Sanctuary in Countries of Origin

A Transnational Perspective

Alexandra Délano Alonso

strength of the term. (Marroquín, 12 April 2018) Similarly, Jill Anderson, co-founder of Otros Dreams en Acción in Mexico City, speaking from the Mexican context asked: “How can you talk about sanctuary in a city where you are not safe? Working in a

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Freedom, Salvation, Redemption

Theologies of Political Asylum

Elizabeth Shakman Hurd

strong opposition to abortion. The Court feels that the fact that the applicant has had two abortions in this country [ sic ] that detracts from the strength of her claims for religious convictions under Catholicism. 5 The immigration judge relies on