Podcast: Restricted Mobility of Extremely Vulnerable Migrants and the Creation of Safe Spaces

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The Refugee Studies Centre at the University of Oxford hosted a major international conference in March 2017, “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies,” to reflect on the role that Refugee Studies can play in the world. In the context of profound changes in the nature of forced displacement, the conference assessed what kinds of knowledge, evidence, and concepts are needed to …

The less-told migration story and its humanitarian consequences

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A new report from Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Canada by Sonal Marwah, Program Officer at Project Ploughshares, MSF Canada’s Executive Director Stephen Cornish and MSF Canada Humanitarian Affairs Advisor Carol Devine looks at the human impact of our current global approach to migrants and refugees. From the abstract of ‘The Less-Told Migration Story and its Humanitarian Consequences’: “Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans …