Essays about: "asylum seeker"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the words asylum seeker.

  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. Xenophobia and Intergroup Conflict: An Inquiry Through The Concept of Health A qualitative field study on the perceptions of health among refugees and asylum seekers in Cape Town, South Africa

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Clara Dybbroe Viltoft; [2018]
    Keywords : Instrumental Group Conflict Theory; Cape Town; South Africa; Intergroup Conflict; Refugee; Asylum seeker; Xenophobia; Xenophobic Violence; Health Access; Health Service;

    Abstract : Motivated by the ongoing and widespread xenophobia in South Africa, this study explores the experiences of health access and the health sector by refugees and asylum seekers so as to understand intergroup relations, and more specifically the tensions between nationals and non-nationals. In achieving this, an ethnographic fieldwork was conducted in Cape Town, South Africa during Spring 2017; semi-structured interviews with refugees and asylum seekers provide the material for analysis to identify key perceptions on health and xenophobia to shed light on what possible peacebuilding initiatives should address. READ MORE

  3. 3. Affective Waiting: Experiences of Family Reunification in Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hilda Gustafsson; [2018]
    Keywords : family reunification; family migration; waiting; asylum seeker; refugee; Sweden;

    Abstract : Family reunification is a unique research field currently impacted by shifting policies and attitudes on integration. In Sweden, family connections constitute the largest immigration category, yet the wait for family reunification has not yet been examined within academia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dublin IV - Making transfers (im)possible) -- An analysis of human rights concerns in the envisioned Dublin IV Regulation

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

    Author : Johannes Mortenlind; [2018]
    Keywords : public international law; EU law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to analyse the prohibitions of transfers of asylum seekers in the Dublin System, and how compatible the Commission’s Proposal for a Dublin IV Regulation is with human rights law. The Dublin System is meant to allocate responsibility between Member States regarding asylum applications. READ MORE

  5. 5. Statelessness and the ability to receive a residence permit based on impediments to enforcement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amanda Widborg; [2018]
    Keywords : Statelessness; Bidoons; Palestinians; Impediments to enforcement; Critical Discourse Analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Being stateless, roughly means being without a citizenship of any nation. This is the definition of being stateless in legal terms, called de jure statelessness. There is also statelessness that entails being without the efficient protection of one’s nation, called de facto statelessness. READ MORE