forced migration review podcasts

FMR 55 - The impact of humanitarian shelter and settlements on child protection

Insufficient attention has been paid to the design of shelters and settlements in protracted refugee encampments in...

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FMR 55 - Reducing GBV risks through better shelter programme design

Good shelter programming must include mitigation measures throughout the project cycle in order to reduce GBV risks.

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FMR 55 - Thriving spaces: greening refugee settlements

By incorporating urban agriculture initiatives within refugee camp settings, the concept of shelter can be expanded...

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FMR 55 - Repurposing shelter for displaced people in Ukraine

Buildings in Ukraine are being repurposed to provide shelter for those fleeing conflict in the country but, as the...

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FMR 45 Connecting and communicating after Typhoon Haiyan

In the first month of the Typhoon Haiyan response, one of the priorities facing the international community was to...

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FMR 45 Internal displacement in Kenya: the quest for durable solutions

Internal displacement in Kenya has been a challenge since the colonial era but only recently has a legal framework...

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FMR 45 Dictatorships, refugees and reparation in the Southern Cone of Latin America

Since the return of democracy to Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay there has been particular...

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FMR 45 Perspectives of refugees on returning to Somalia

MSF recently asked Somali refugees in Dadaab’s Dagahaley camp about their living conditions and their thoughts about...

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FMR 45 Opportunity to change Lebanon’s asylum policy

Lebanon’s attitude towards the ‘Syrian exception’ can be used as the starting point for its policy to come into line...

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FMR 45 Translating global education standards to local contexts

Global standards such as the Education in Emergencies Minimum Standards need to be applied locally and this requires...

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FMR 45 The potential role of a racial discrimination law in Myanmar

Ethnic discrimination has long fuelled violence and displacement within Myanmar, especially in relation to people of...

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FMR 45 New OAS Conventions protecting IDPs against racism and discrimination

Two new Conventions approved in 2013 have the potential to offer greater protection to vulnerable groups, including...

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FMR 45 The global governance of crisis migration

There is no coherent or unified global governance framework for the different areas that have been subsumed under the...

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FMR 45 Disaster risk reduction and mobility

An essential step for advancing risk reduction measures at the local level is to define mobility-based indicators of...

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FMR 45 On policies of hospitality and hostility in Argentina

Following the Haiti earthquake of 2010, Argentina and other South American countries undertook to receive Haitians.

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FMR 45 Disaster Law

The impetus for new disaster response laws lies in the gaps that exist in the scope and geographic coverage of...

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FMR 45 Environmental stress, displacement and the challenge of rights protection

Examination of migration histories and current politics in Kenya, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Ethiopia and Ghana sheds light...

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FMR 45 Regionalism: a strategy for dealing with crisis migration

Regional solutions are becoming a strategic tool in dealing with the lack of globally agreed protection for crisis...

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FMR 45 Nuclear disasters and displacement

The lessons of the Fukushima nuclear accident in 2011 seem to be the same as those from Chernobyl 25 years earlier,...

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FMR 45 New Orleans: a lesson in post-disaster resilience

Factors that foster social cohesion in communities – such as shared long-term networks and community identity,...

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