Migration & Mobility
A Renewed Migration Contract Post-Covid: What Next for Migration Governance in the Mediterranean?
2020 has seen not only a fundamental disruption to mobility and migration due to Covid-19, but also the acceleration of ongoing processes and pushing forward with policy pathways that existed before the pandemic in the Euromed region.24 September 2020
Capturing Irregular Migration by a Macro-Sociological Lens: 12 Steps Process from and through North Africa to Europe
Irregular migration is a complex phenomenon on which each country develops its vision. A change of perspective can displace all narratives to turn irregular migrations into regular ones and, therefore, provide policies to “leave no one behind”.6 May 2021
Sea Rescue and International Protection: Towards a New Legal Framework Based on the European Pact on Migration and Asylum?
Joana Abrisketa, analyses the legal tensions that may occur when a ship is rescuing a group of migrants at sea and reflects on the recent European Pact on Migration and Asylum (2020).18 March 2021
Integration and Transnationalism in a Comparative Perspective: the Case of Albanian Immigrants in Vienna and Athens
Using the comparative study of the integration model of Albanian migrants in Vienna and Athens, Eda Gemi (New York University of Tirana) explains the weight and the connections between integration and transnationalism.28 January 2021
The Impact of Refugees on Urban Planning in Local Palestinian Communities
Over the past two centuries, urban planning in Palestinian cities has been shaped by different governments. In this context, the coronavirus crisis highlights the challenges facing densely populated areas and Palestinian refugee camps.7 May 2020
Transiting Through The Borders Of Our World: A Look At The Migratory Reality
Nowadays, there are more than 1 billion people in the world are moving across different borders. Boundaries seem to have been strengthened and reclaimed, but in fact, they are boundaries drawn by the human mind and passion between diverse spaces.28 November 2019
Refugee Politics In The Middle East: Historical Legacies And Governance Dilemmas
Beyond declarations of solidarity and announcements of aid for refugees in large international forums, the harsh reality on the ground does not change. Refugees feel abandoned by the international community and with no prospects for the future.23 May 2019