Why Environmental Displacement Affects Us All

Once, Hélène Ragheboom spent long nights studying in the library at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Lund. She wrote papers, prepared for moot court competitions, and ultimately earned her Master’s degree in International Human Rights Law from Lund University. Later, she finished a PhD at University of Luxembourg, and she has now published her first…

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How to Understand “Refugee Crisis”?

Two researchers from the Raoul Wallenberg Institute recently presented at and co-organised a seminar on how to understand the so called refugee crisis and what claims of crisis produces in terms of politics and public opinion. Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen, research director at RWI, and Thomas Spijkerboer, visiting professor at the institute, participated in the seminar called…

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RWI Condemns “Stop Soros” Bill

Members of the academic community from around the world have expressed their concern with a bill the Hungarian Parliament is set to vote on that would limit the activities of organizations involved with refugee and migration issues. RWI Director Morten Kjaerum and Research Director Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen fully endorse the Hungarian Helsinki Committee’s letter expressing discontent…