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Smearing Britain as the world’s leader in sexism is the daftest UN verdict yet

NOT that I imagined I was one, but I thought I’d err on the side of caution and check to see if I was a Male Chauvinist Pig. 1,012 more words


Originally, I thought I’d blog about cover letters this week because it’s “cover letter assignment time” in my Strategic PR Communication class. But instead, a story on NPR started my public relations wheels whirring and I’m going to write about it instead. 900 more words


About 1,000 South Sudanese flood into Ethiopia daily, says UN

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

Up to 1,000 refugees from war-torn South Sudan are fleeing to Ethiopia each day, many of them on the brink of death, the UN said Tuesday.


Wednesday Wordles - 16th April

Here’s what people are saying on Twitter using the hashtag #refugees this Wednesday.


Panel Discussion: “Heading to Europe: Safe Haven or Graveyard?,” Radboud University Nijmegen, 16 May

From the organizers:

The Interest Group on Migration and Refugee Law of the European Society of International Law, the Centre for Migration Law of the Radboud University Nijmegen and the Amsterdam Center for International Law of the University of Amsterdam are pleased to announce ‘ 273 more words


Bogor authorities to evict asylum seekers

April 12, 2014

Bogor authorities are set to crack down on asylum seekers and refugees in the mountainous resort region of Puncak, although many local people have no objection to their presence and activities, which have reportedly caused no trouble for the community.  813 more words

Asylum Seekers

UNHCR Proposes "Joint Processing" Project for Migrants

“UNHCR proposes ‘joint processing’ project for migrants’ relocation,” by Daniel Mizzi for Malta Today:

With migration and asylum policies topping the agenda of many Maltese MEP hopefuls, this afternoon, the UNCHR Office in Malta, in collaboration with the European Parliament Information Office in Malta, launched a toolkit on asylum and migration for Maltese MEP candidates – “a tool intended to provide MEP candidates and stakeholders with factual information on which to base positions and views.” …

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