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Legal invisibility was the best thing to happen to me

Legal invisibility was the best thing to happen to me

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Senior Research Officer Robtel Neajai Pailey shares her experience of living as an undocumented migrant in the US for 14 years in a remarkable piece for Al Jazeera

‘Silver bullet’ wall-building to deter migrants counterproductive and dangerous | Ruben Andersson

‘Silver bullet’ wall-building to deter migrants counterproductive and dangerous | Ruben Andersson

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Professor Andersson explains to Radio 4’s PM that barriers built to deal specifically with migration are rarely successful and instead create more dangerous entry routes

Birthplace, bloodline and beyond: How 'Liberian citizenship' is currently constructed in Liberia and abroad

Birthplace, bloodline and beyond: How 'Liberian citizenship' is currently constructed in Liberia and abroad

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IMI seminar series starts 27 April with presentation from Senior Research Officer Robtel Neajai Pailey

Inside Europe's refugee deal with Turkey – is it legal and can it work?

Inside Europe's refugee deal with Turkey – is it legal and can it work?

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Emeritus professor Robin Cohen explores the legality and practicality of the recent deal

Online activism and the refugee crisis | Julien Brachet

Online activism and the refugee crisis | Julien Brachet

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Julien Brachet talks to The Verge about how grassroots activism can provide life-saving solutions in the short-term as well as help to integrate displaced people over the long term

Marieke van Houte reacts to Dutch plans for extra investment in migrant-sending developing countries

Marieke van Houte reacts to Dutch plans for extra investment in migrant-sending developing countries

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Opinion piece 'In a real development perspective on migration, mobility should be promoted rather than constrained' from IMI's Marieke van Houte published in leading Dutch newspaper de Volksrant

IMI staff among signatories of open letter response to advocates of military force against Mediterranean migrants

IMI staff among signatories of open letter response to advocates of military force against Mediterranean migrants

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Members of IMI joined more than 300 signatories of 20 May open letter denouncing EU proposal for use of force to subdue Libyan migrant smuggling 'networks'

IMI featured in Oxford Today

IMI featured in Oxford Today

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The work of the International Migration Institute is highlighted in an article published in Oxford Today.

Hein de Haas comments on Lithuanian immigrants and the economy

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Hein de Haas and other experts have spoken to Lithuanian press about the position of Lithuanian immigrants in the UK and their effect on the British economy.

Dispersing the myths surrounding climate induced migration

Dispersing the myths surrounding climate induced migration

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In a recent BBC World Service broadcast, Tim Harford and Hannah Barnes investigate recent claims by politicians and environmentalists that environmental problems will create 200 million migrants.

de Haas on changing migration trends between Spain and Morocco

de Haas on changing migration trends between Spain and Morocco

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In a recent article in the Washington Post, International Migration Institute co-director Hein de Haas comments on changing migration trends between Spain and Morocco.

de Haas on the 'decline in UK immigration'

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In this latest blog post, IMI director Hein de Haas states that the latest government celebrations over the fall in net UK immigration has been exaggerated and signals a broader crisis

Hein de Haas interviewed by Yabiladi about Moroccan migration

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During a recent trip to Morocco, IMI co-director Hein de Haas was interviewed by local magazine 'Yabiladi' about Moroccan migration to Europe.

Hein de Haas quoted in New York Times

Hein de Haas quoted in New York Times

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On 28 November, IMI's Hein de Haas was quoted in the New York Times about the treatment of Sub-Saharan African migrants in Morocco

GMF's Horn of Africa and Yemen project featured in IRIN, a UN humanitarian news service

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On 21 November, IRIN, an online humanitarian news and analysis service of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, carried an article featuring some recent pioneering IMI work

Stephen Castles speaks on climate refugees

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Radio 4's 'More or Less' programme interviews IMI Associate Director

IMI cited in New Scientist magazine

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New Scientist quotes Gunvor Jónsson's work on the environment and migration

IMI quoted in Time Magazine

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IMI is mentioned in a piece about Berlusconi and Gaddafi

Research Officer misquoted by Italian newspaper

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Today IMI Research Officer Emanuela Paoletti has been mis-quoted by the Italian newspaper Il Messaggero as saying that there are 'two million desperate clandestine people' ready to land on Italian shores. This is not only factually wrong but also very dangerous

IMI researcher quoted in Telegraph newspaper

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Research Officer Emanuela Paoletti comments on Libya's coastal surveillance system

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