Internationalizing the Academic Debate on Migration

Seven academics met on September 8-9th in Johannesburg, South Africa for the first step in establishing a research network on migration and international law in Africa, the Middle East and Turkey, thus internationalizing the academic debate on migration and international law. The researchers come from Université Hassan II in Casablanca (Morocco), Cheikh Anta Diop University…

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Statelessness Workshop Held in Myanmar

Over 14 million people live in Myanmar without civil documentation. This is why RWI recently facilitated a “statelessness workshop” on the right to citizenship and civil documentation in Myanmar. It focused on research findings from fieldwork conducted within Mandalay region. The workshop, hosted by Mandalay University, was attended by representatives from each of the eighteen…

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These are the Potential Human Rights Implications of Last Night’s EU Deal on Migration

EU Summit Leaders reached a migration deal last night in Brussels. However many of the details are murky. Matthew Scott, head of the Raoul Wallenberg Institute’s People on the Move team, provides a quick take on the potential consequences of the deal. “Amongst the conclusions of last night’s European Council meeting was the decision to…