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Shifting the Focus of Legal Education Back to Just That: Education

I read an article a while ago that has stayed with me titled “Law Schools are Bad for Democracy.”  Given the extraordinary times in which we find ourselves today, I want to be able to disagree.  Law Schools may be … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: Solutions

Publications:Community Members Should be Able to Sponsor Refugees for the Right Reasons, Not to Save the Government Money (The Conversation, March 2019) [text]Community-sponsorship in the UK: Breaking Down Barriers to Diversity (Refugee Hosts Blog, Feb. 2019) [text]Expectations and the Politics … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: Mental Health

Events & opportunities:CFP: Journal of International Humanitarian Action [info]- Contributions sought for "Special Collection on the topic of Psychosocial Elements of Humanitarian Action." No deadline indicated.2nd Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference, Brisbane, 27-29 March 2019 … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: ICTs and Other Technologies

"Asylum-seekers Fleeing the US for Canada are Figuring Out How to Do It by Watching YouTube Videos and Scanning Social Media," Insider, 9 Feb. 2019 [text]Becoming a Digital Humanitarian, One Deployment at a Time (ReliefWeb Blog, Jan. 2019) [text]Data for … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspects

"Co-Creation of Social Entrepreneurial Opportunities with Refugees," Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, Latest Articles, 4 Feb. 2019 [ResearchGate]Do Inclusive Labor Market Access Regulations Increase the Employment Rate of Asylum Seekers?, In a Nutshell, no. 11 (National Center of Competence in Research, … Continue reading

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