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Global hearing on refugees and migration - part 1

Weber, Eberhard (2012) Global hearing on refugees and migration - part 1. UNSPECIFIED.

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Television interview during the Global Hearing on Refugees and Migration at the Peace Palace at The Hague. Others interviewed were HRH Constantijn van Oranje Nassau, Prince El Hassan Bin Talal of Jordan, Bandana Pattanaik (International Coordinator of the Global Alliance against Traffick of Women), Walter Schmid (Dean of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and Vice President of the Swiss Federal Commission on Migration).

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Additional Information: The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP) is an independent, not-for-profit organization with a global network of over 4,000 individuals, public and civil society organisations and institutions that brings together stakeholders to seek policy solutions to migration and refugee challenges. THP attained formal recognition in 2002 from Kofi Annan and the United Nations General Assembly upon their endorsement of the ‘Declaration of The Hague on the Future of Refugee and Migration Policy’ THP believes that migrants and refugees are entitled to have their human rights protected and promoted as enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. It is from a human rights based approach that THP sets about its work in positively positioning people on the move. Central to THP’s work is the belief that despite the challenges posed by people on the move, on balance and when properly managed, migration can be beneficial for sending countries, receiving countries as well as for migrants themselves.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JX International law
Divisions: Faculty of Science, Technology and Environment (FSTE) > School of Geography, Earth Science and Environment
Depositing User: Eberhard Weber
Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2014 00:27
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2017 03:14

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