Details of these new publications were originally circulated by Elisa Mason on the incredibly useful: Forced Migration Current Awareness Blog. Further details can be found on the website at: http://fm-cab.blogspot.co.uk/
New Thematic Publications on Humanitarian Assistance
Helpdesk Research Report: The Impact of Integrated Missions on Humanitarian Operations (Governance and Social Development Resource Centre, May 2013) [text via ReliefWeb]
Making the Right Choices in Emergencies (IRIN, June 2013) [text]
Older Persons in Emergency Situations: A Case Study of the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake (WHO, 2013) [text]
“On the Politics of our Humanitarian Present,” Environment & Planning D: Society and Space (forthcoming) [preprint]
Paradoxes of Presence: Risk Management and Aid Culture in Challenging Environments (ODI, March 2013) [text]
Sharing Space: Adapting Military Approaches to Geospatial Analysis for Humanitarian Response and the Documentation of Human Rights Abuses (Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research, June 2013) [text via ReliefWeb]
New Thematic Publications on Statelessness
The Women’s Refugee Commission and the Statelessness Programme at Tilburg University have launched a report entitled “Our Motherland, Our Country: Gender Discrimination and Statelessness in the Middle East and North Africa.” The study focuses on Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco and Egypt. Follow this link to access the report, two short films, a photo essay, and a related blog post.
In addition, two recent papers prepared by the Statelessness Programme’s MENA Nationality and Statelessness Research Project are available via SSRN:
– The Stateless Syrians (May 2013) [text]
– The Stateless Tebu of Libya? (May 2013) [text]
Finally, read the stories of stateless women in Lebanon on the Huffington Post.
“Interview with UNHCR’s Statelessness Regional Protection Officer, Inge Sturkenboom,” ENS Newsletter, no. 3 (May 2013) [text]
Poor Judgement, Bad Judgment (ENS Blog, May 2013) [text]
– Comment on UK Court of Appeal decision in B2 v The Secretary of State for the Home Department.
Protection against Statelessness: Trends and Regulations in Europe (EUDO Citizenship Observatory, May 2013) [text]
Proving Statelessness: Evidential Issues for Refused Asylum Seekers (ENS Blog, June 2013) [text]
The Rohingya: Bargaining with Human Lives (Open Democracy, June 2013) [text]