forced migration review podcasts

FMR 39 The bittersweet return home

Migrants left Libya in haste and in fear for their lives. A rapid international response saved...

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FMR 39 Legal protection frameworks

The large-scale displacement associated with the recent popular uprisings in North Africa both...

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FMR 39 Bordering on a crisis

While the phenomenon of 'mixed migratory flows' has long been recognised, this was the first time...

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FMR 39 Migration and revolution

The Arab Spring has not radically transformed migration patterns in the Mediterranean, and the...

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FMR 39 Broadening our perspective

Broadening our perspective, remarks from the IOM Director General.

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FMR 42 Grantmaking for SOGI programmes

With issues relating to sexual orientation and gender identity a relatively new field for...

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FMR 42 LGBT aid workers: deployment dilemmas

LGBT aid workers and their managers confront a number of dilemmas in deciding whether LGBT staff...

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FMR 42 Gender identity and disaster response in Nepal

Agencies need to be mindful of the special needs of LGBTI victims of disasters in order to...

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FMR 42 Protection in the city: some good practice in Nairobi

Despite a challenging protection environment, an assistance programme for LGBTI refugees in...

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FMR 42 Identity and integration in Israel and Kenya

Expression of non-conforming sexual orientation and gender identity depends on social, legal,...

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FMR 42 A model immigration detention facility for LGBTI?

The US has taken some positive steps to improve the treatment of gay and transgender asylum...

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FMR 42 LGBTI migrants in immigration detention

As states increasingly use detention as a means of controlling migration flows, sexual minority...

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FMR 42 LGBT refugee resettlement in the US: emerging best practices

US refugee resettlement agencies are directing more attention and effort toward assisting LGBT...

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FMR 42 Towards inclusive resettlement for LGBTI refugees

Practical initiatives, such as creating a welcoming space, ensuring confidentiality, training...

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FMR 42 City planning for sexual diversity: new policies in Bogotá

In 2009 the city council of Bogotá introduced a policy to guarantee equal rights for LGBT people...

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FMR 42 Kosovo: what does the future hold for LGBT people?

States considering such claims need to look beyond Kosovo's apparently progressive constitution...

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FMR 42 Assessing transgender asylum claims

It can be challenging for all asylum seekers to demonstrate that they are at risk of persecution...

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FMR 42 Challenges to producing LGB-specific Country of Origin Information

Evaluations of whether LGB asylum claimants have a well-founded fear of persecution frequently...

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FMR 42 Asylum for persecuted homosexuals in the Republic of Korea

Two recent successful claims for asylum suggest that the Republic of Korea may be prepared to...

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