Regional Focus: Europe – Pt. 2

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Individual countries:

Blog posts & media:

“Asylum Approvals Almost Always Right, German Review Finds,” DW, 19 Sept. 2019 [text]

Greece Fire in Moria Camp Highlights Abject Failure of Government and EU to Protect Refugees (Amnesty International, Sept. 2019) [text]
– See also related BBC story.

More Refugees Arrive on Greek Islands Amid Overcrowding and Water Shortages (The Conversation, Sept. 2019) [text]

“Troubles Grow at Greek Migrant Centre as Arrivals Soar,” The New Humanitarian, 25 Sept. 2019 [text]

Reports & journal articles:

Améliorer la Protection des Réfugiés et des Apatrides en Belgique et dans le Monde: Mémorandum du HCR (UNHCR, Aug. 2019) [text]

The Austrian Parliamentary Elections 2019: Are Austrians Anti-immigrant?, Policy Brief, no. 14 (European Univ. Institute, Sept. 2019) [text]

Conflicting Identities: Cosmopolitan or Anxious? Appreciating Concerns of Host Country Population Improves Attitudes Towards Immigrants, IZA Discussion Paper, no. 12630 (Institute of Labor Economics, Sept. 2019) [text]
– Focuses on Germany.

The Legality of Asylum Deterrents as a Result of Securitization: The United States and Hungary (CEU Center for European Neighborhood Studies, 2019?) [text]

Lessons not Learned: The Failures of Asylum Decision-making in the UK (Freedom from Torture et al., Sept. 2019) [text]

“Plastic Hospitality: The Empty Signifier at the EU’s Mediterranean Border,” Migration Studies, vol. 7, no. 3 (Sept. 2019) [open access]
– Focuses on Italy and Malta.

“Selectivity and Internal Migration: A Study of Refugees’ Dispersal Policy in Sweden,” Frontiers in Sociology, 13 Sept. 2019 [open access]

“‘What are these people: migrants, immigrants, refugees?’: Migration-related Terminology and Representations in Portuguese Digital Press Headlines,” Discourse, Context & Media, vol. 27 (March 2019) [free full-text]

Who Counts as a Migrant? Definitions and Their Consequences (Migration Observatory, July 2019) [text]
– Focuses on the UK.

Related post:
– Regional Focus: Europe – Pt. 1 (30 Sept. 2019)

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