Daily Archives: Monday, September 7, 2015

Deadline extended for abstract submissions! Theories of Race, Ethnicity and Racism in UK Educational Contexts

UNHCR chief issues key guidelines for dealing with Europe’s refugee crisis

Migrant Crisis in the Mediterranean: Daily News Stories 09/07/2015 (p.m.)

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Cheering German crowds greet refugees after long trek from Budapest to Munich

UNHCR Launches Web Data Portal on Mediterranean Refugee/Migrant Situation

MIGRANTS AT SEA

UNHCR has launched a comprehensive data portal on the Mediterranean refugee and migrant situation and the various responses.  The portal contains data, statistical information, maps, reports, situation updates, and other information.

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HRVP Mogherini’s Summary of Informal Meeting of EU Foreign Ministers on Refugee Crisis: The meeting “was not an easy one…”

MIGRANTS AT SEA

These are excerpts/highlights from comments made by HRVP Federica Mogherini at the conclusion of Saturday’s, 5 September, informal meeting of EU foreign ministers. The full text of her remarks is here.

  • The meeting  “was not an easy one…”
  • “[W]e need to start using the right words: [the crisis] is partially a migrant flow, but it is mainly a refugee flow, which puts us in a different situation when it comes to our legal and moral duties.”
  • “I hope – finally, finally – we all realise that these people are coming to Europe, not to one or another Member State. … Unfortunately, it took us some months to realise this, but maybe that awareness is finally there.”
  • “We are all facing a … dramatic event. I don’t say an emergency event, because this is not an emergency: it is an urgency we are facing, but it is not something that…

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Migrant Crisis in the Mediterranean: Daily News Stories 09/07/2015 (a.m.)

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Daily International News Stories Round-up 09/07/2015

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Refugee Council Archive: Daily News Stories On Refugee and Forced Migration 09/07/2015

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