International students and net migration in the UK.
A new report published by the Institute of Public Policy Research, (IPPR).
This report recommends that international students should be excluded from overall net migration figures, as moves to limit incoming student numbers for the sake of long-term migration figures put a valuable export market – higher education – at risk. A survey of the top 10 countries for international students suggests there is no international rule or standard preventing the UK from counting students in this way.
Inspection of Border Control Operations at Terminal 3 Heathrow Airport.
New report published by John Vine, Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration.
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(Source: Migrants’ Rights Network).
In the Shelter of Each Other: Notions of Home and Belonging amongst Somali Refugees in Nairobi, New Issues in Refugee Research, no. 233 (UNHCR, May 2012) [text]
(Source: Forced Migration Current Awareness Blog).