Essays about: "Unaccompanied minors"

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  1. 1. Social workers with borders Finnish social workers’ perceptions of transnationalism in the practice with unaccompanied minor migrants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Joutsijoki; [2019-01-31]
    Keywords : Social work; unaccompanied minor; asylum seeker; refugee; transnational migration;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper was to study the perceptions which Finnish social workers hold of transnationalism in their practice with unaccompanied minors. Seeing how they perceived it as part of the minor’s lives, how they took into consideration the transnational family ties, and how transnational was their own practice were the questions that this study intended to answer. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Basic Support Care When Working Towards Integration: A qualitative study on the perceptions of treatment assistants about the integration efforts performed in residential care homes of unaccompanied children and minors in Sweden post the Migration Crisis of 2015

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Kevin Harryson; [2019]
    Keywords : Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children; Integration; Street-level bureaucrats; Residential care homes; Treatment assistants;

    Abstract : This study examines the perceptions of treatment assistants about the integration work that is aimed at integrating Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children (UASC) to the Swedish society. The study also examines treatment assistants’ perceptions about the latitude within the workplace following legislative changes in 2016 and 2018. READ MORE

  3. 3. A research study on cultural competence at HVB homes in Sweden.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sanna Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Integration; Cultural Competence refugees Cultural competence at HVB homes Social work; integration mångfald ensamkommande personal social kompetens;

    Abstract : In autumn 2015 the largest refugee crisis occurred in Europe since world war two (Myndigheten för samhällsskydd och beredskap, MSB 2018). Sweden experienced a migrant flow from various countries because of wars and conflicts in the world (Swedish migration agency, 2016). READ MORE

  4. 4. Age Assessment of Unaccompanied Minors in Sweden and the Rights of Children

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Emil Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; public international law; age assessment; unaccompanied minor; migration; asylum; Sweden; medical age assessment; radiological age assessment; benefit of the doubt; burden of proof; burden of inquiry; children s rights; human rights; medicinska åldersbedömningar; åldersbedömning; RMV; shared duty of fact finding; presumption of minority; prima facie child; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2015, Sweden saw a large influx of asylum-seekers into the country, many of whom claimed to be unaccompanied minor. Without personal documents to attest their age, the authorities often doubted these claims of minority, prompting a need for age assessment. READ MORE

  5. 5. “A person’s rights are as real as his reasons are strong” - A qualitative content analysis of the Government’s proposition on new opportunity for a residence permit in Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Josefine Odqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Human rights; Brian Orend; Right dimensions; Interpretation of rights;

    Abstract : A controversial law on new possibilities for residence permit for unaccompanied minors entered into force in Sweden, July 2018. The law states that certain unaccompanied minors should be granted residence permit for studies at the upper secondary level. READ MORE