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Articles
What we owe refugee children
Elias Bou Saab - Project Syndicate, 20 June 2017. [21-06-2017]
A former Lebanese education minister explains the educational commitment due to refugee children and how the world cannot expect a small group of countries on the borders of war zones to bear sole responsibility for displaced people.
How to plan a family reunion
Shivani Vora - The New York Times, 9 March 2017. [10-03-2017]
They are supposed to be memorable and a chance to reconnect with your loved ones, but family reunions need careful planning to pull off successfully. There are a lot of little pieces involved in making sure that this important occasion goes smoothly. Here, some advice for having a family reunion you’ll remember for all the right reasons.
Demography and Italy's Fertility Campaign
Binoy Kampmark - Global Research, 23 September 2016. [24-09-2016]
In Italy when the population wonks got busy with a program of encouragement: Breed for the state; conceive in patriotic circumstances. Since the 1960s, the birth rate in Italy has fallen by half, to 488,000 babies born in 2015. Negative birth rates has been the norm for decades.
Family dynamics and Latino immigrant families
Phys.org, 14 April 2016. [14-04-2016]
Commitment to family is both a driving force and source of hardship for Latino immigrants, according to a Florida State University researcher. Threats to familismo—deeply held cultural beliefs about the centrality of family in daily life—are often a major source of stress for immigrants and can have a negative impact on their overall health and well-being as they move forward in a new country.
 
Studies
The EU granted protection to 700,000 asylum seekers in 2016
Eurostat, 26 April 2017. [02-05-2017]
The 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to 710,400 asylum seekers in 2016, more than double the number of 2015. In addition to these, the EU Member States received over 14 000 resettled refugees. The largest group of beneficiaries of protection status in the EU in 2016 remained citizens of Syria (405,600 persons, or 57% of the total number of persons granted protection status in the EU Member States).
Persons seeking refuge in austria in 2015
PLOS One, 23 September 2016. [28-09-2016]
Given the social impact of the large number of individuals applying for asylum across Europe in 2015, it is important to study who these persons are in terms of their skills, motivations, and intentions.
 
Videos
Every person counts
Emergency [19-01-2018]
Based on a moving true story, this spot shows that some people didn’t just leave a country. They also left a family, a job, a story.
 
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