Essays about: "passport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the word passport.

  1. 1. Why Irregular? Factors Influencing Asylum Seekers in Migrating Irregularly to Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Abdullah Yahya; [2020]
    Keywords : Decision-making; Irregular Migration; Syrian asylum seekers; Syria; Sweden;

    Abstract : This research explores the causes and incentivizing factors behind the irregular migration of Syrian asylum seekers to Sweden. The study highlights the opinions from 9 Syrian asylum seekers with previous irregular migration experiences to Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. The value of citizenship in a British Overseas Territory : Formal and substantive British citizenship in Montserrat

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Patrik Henriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : British Overseas Territory; citizenship; formal citizenship; identity; international relations; Montserrat; partnership; substantive citizenship; United Kingdom;

    Abstract : This thesis takes part in the discussion of the of citizenship and what it means to be a citizen within the social aspects. In 2002, The British Overseas Act conferred British citizenship to Montserratians and other British Overseas Territories Citizens. READ MORE

  3. 3. Passport Power – Citizenship by Investment Programmes Exploiting Spatiotemporal Hierarchies of Passports

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/REMESO - Institutet för forskning om migration, etnicitet och samhälle

    Author : Irvina Udyakisya Freisleben; [2019]
    Keywords : Passport; Passport Inequalities; Mobility; Citizenship; CBI; Global Citizen;

    Abstract : The practice of selling passports through Citizenship by Investment (CBI) programmes is gaining more attraction and legitimacy in light of increasingly stricter immigration policies. Instead of simply weighing the pro and contra points of CBI, this thesis aims to understand CBI as a consequence of neoliberalism and analyses the correlation between so called ‘passport power’ and wealth, whereby the former is determined by rankings and the latter is represented in terms of the gross domestic product (GDP). READ MORE

  4. 4. Making Sense of Citizenship: What Citizenship Means to Immigrants in Sweden (A study on Pakistani Immigrants living in Sweden)

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ahmed Kanwal; [2018]
    Keywords : Citizenship; Mobility; Security; Protection; Sense of Belonging; Pakistani; Immigrants; Sweden; Citizen;

    Abstract : Very few empirical studies in migration and citizenship focus on immigrants' perceptions of the concept of citizenship and its prominent features. Based on the semi-structured interviews of 8 Pakistani immigrants (Swedish citizenship holders and non-citizenship holders) in Sweden, this study aimed to understand how these immigrants perceive and define Swedish citizenship, and how do they value it in material, symbolic, and emotional terms. READ MORE

  5. 5. Citizenship in Return for Allegiance - A Study on the Facilitated Naturalization of Undocumented Stateless Persons in Sweden

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

    Author : Jennifer Kyllergård; [2018]
    Keywords : folkrätt; public international law; international law; komparativ rätt; comparative law; citizenship; nationality; naturalization; facilitated naturalization; acquisition; stateless; statelessness; stateless person; undocumented; undocumented stateless person; identity; identity requirement; passport; identity document; identity card; denaturalization; revocation of citizenship; revocation; deprivation; Sweden; United States of America; United States; U.S.; Swedish Citizenship Act; Immigration and Nationality Act; right to a nationality; human rights; U.S. Constitution; Bill of Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Following the UNHCR:s launch of the #IBelong Campaign to End Statelessness by 2024 in November 2014, a Global Action Plan to End Statelessness: 2014 – 2024 was adopted urging states to undertake ten actions to end statelessness, including to facilitate the naturalization of stateless migrants. While the facilitated naturalization of stateless persons would certainly reduce the occurrence of statelessness and its consequences, states remain reluctant to lower the standards of naturalization for stateless persons for various reasons. READ MORE