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Protecting asylum seekers
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS The European Convention on Human Rights 1950 Versus UN Convention on Status of Refugees 1951". Introduction The provisions of European Conventions on Human Rights, 1950 vis-'-vis those in UN Convention on Status of Refugees, 1951 have been found to be more effective in providing protection for the asylum seekers within European countries. In most countries, an individual appeal to an international tribunal can only be done under provisions of European convention on Human Rights, 1950. This is the most effective safeguard for asylum seekers and refugees despite it giving priority to individuals over the state. Many principles laid down by the Court have played a significant... PROTECTING...
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Refugees and Asylum Seekers
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...asylum would be granted. And when this is done, a person's status is upgraded from asylum seeker to refugee. In this instance, the person is given basic necessities in life and allowed to live and work in the host country (Hynes, 2011). Technically, when an asylum seeker is granted refugee status, he cannot be deported back to his country of origin either until the person voluntarily goes back to the country or the situation in the country is declared over and there is no threat to the life of the individual in question. In some cases, an asylum application could be rejected on one of several grounds including abusive or unfounded (Hynes, 2011). An unfounded... ?Definition of A Refugee “A refugee is a...
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European Practice Towards Asylum Seekers
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...asylum seekers concur with the image of a Fortress Europe Fortress Europe Role in providing Asylum Applications Academia Research Writer Farzeela Fortress Europe Fortress Europe is the term given to the working of the European Union to keep non-EU goods and nationals out of the Union's 25 member states. A classic example of a Fortress Europe policy is the development of a common asylum and immigration policy as a sign of Fortress Europe at work. (Wikipedia) Asylum Applications Annual and Per Capita UK, considered to be one of the richest countries in the world, hosts less than 2 per cent of the world's total refugee population. Global share... To what extent does current European practice towards...
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African Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel
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...Asylum Seekers in Israel Beginning in 2003 until the present, non-Jewish immigrants from African countries have arrived in Israel through illegal means. Currently numbering almost 15,000 according to data from the local UN High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR), these refugees come from Sudan's Darfur region and from the countries of Eritrea and Ethiopia. The Refugee Rights Forum, an aggregation of eight NGOs in the country believes that the number can reach 17,000.1 All of these have fled their countries due to vicious wars. Darfur is the setting of a violent internal strife in Sudan while Eritrea and Ethiopia are engaged in an armed conflict. Israel's initial... The Situation of African Refugees and...
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Migrants and Asylum Seekers in Italy
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS IN ITALY Migrants and Asylum Seekers in Italy The recent years have seen huge increases in the number of immigrations to different parts of the world. Amid these immigrations has developed several problems and new trends in migration issues. For example, numbers of illegal immigrants has soared high in different regions especially Europe. For example, according to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) there were more 165000 irregular refugees trying to enter Europe through the Mediterranean sea in the first nine months of 2014 (Peter, 2014, para. 5). The increased migrations can be attributed to economic factors and mainly conflicts in home countries. Among... MIGRANTS AND...
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Asylum Seekers and Refugee in Britain
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS AND REFUGEE IN BRITAIN s Introduction Britain has an obligation to maintain asylum seekers and never to return them in countries where they are vulnerable to persecution. Refugee convention defines asylum seeker as an individual who seeks refuge in another country for fear of being persecuted in his or her own country for various reasons such as political opinion, religion, race, nationality or identifying himself with a specific group. On the contrary, the definition is insufficient to signify violation of individual human rights or to show that he or she has been prosecuted by the state. In that case, if an individual’s case for seeking asylum is not conventional, she or he... ...
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Refugees and Asylum seekers in the U.S
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...Asylum seekers in the U.S Immigration has been a common practice within the human culture and has been evidenced by the frameworks that have been crafted within government structures of different countries to deal with the feature. Governments acknowledge that there exists immigration into or out of these countries either legally or even illegally and thus the need for regulatory frameworks. However, there are international human rights that influence government decisions surrounding immigration and which are generally accepted within the international context. Nevertheless, every nation has her foreign policies as decisions that point to the future on accounts of other nations... as against...
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Public Services to Asylum Seekers and Refugees
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...asylum seekers and refugees Abstract The dissertation focuses on the provision of public services to asylum seekers and refugees, emphasizing that less than equitable access has functioned against their successful integration into British society and their assimilation of British culture. Given that the primary cause of demographic and population changes in the country since 1998 has been immigration, whether in the form of refugees or asylum seekers, this is a serious problem. It is serious insofar as the increasing marginalisation of the identified group lends to the creation of communities within communities, thereby threatening the country’s social cohesion and unity... Public services to asylum...
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UK Media: Guardian and Independent Portray Asylum Seekers
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...Asylum Seekers Introduction During the last decade, the asylum system has experienced a severe breakdown of trust from all sides in the after a rising and then falling in the number of people who seek asylum in the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom government has formed legislation that can enable them to minimize people who enter the United Kingdom to seek for asylum. However, this legislation have made very hard for those who claim asylum, apply and also have their cases to heard in a fair manner. Most of the asylums no longer have trust in the system's capability in delivering a fair hearing. This is because of inadequacy of the law that can support... UK Media: Guardian and Independent Portray...
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The Citizenship Rights Of Asylum Seekers In Britain
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...Asylum Seekers In Britain The word asylum means protection given to someone by a country, who is fleeing persecution in their own country. It is given under the 1951 United Nations Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees” Britain is one of the prominent secular democratic countries in the world which gives human rights, liberty and freedom more value than anything else. UK also respects the European Convention on Human Rights, which states that sending someone to a country where there is a real risk they will be exposed to torture, or inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment (Asylum: Refugees' route to settlement, n. d). Moreover, Britain is an economically... The Citizenship Rights Of Asylum...
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Possible solutions/suggestions for the problem of refugees/asylum seekers
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...Asylum and Refugees Asylum-seekers and refugees are two distinct groups of people with differences that should be first defined. A refugee is someone who is given leave to be in a country or an indefinite period of time because they are in need of Asylum. Asylum-seekers are those who have made an application for refugee status, but have not yet been given a decision. Most people who arrive in the United Kingdom are fleeing persecution in home countries and are considered to be asylum-seekers, but they become refugees once a decision has been made to allow them to stay (Mission and Public Affairs Council 1). The problem of refugees, however, rests in the issue... Finding a Solution for the Problems of...
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Housing and Benefits for Asylum Seekers in UK
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS IN UK Housing and Benefits for Asylum Seekers in UK of the of the institution] Housing and Benefits for Asylum Seekers in UK Abstract Of all the individuals or groups treated harshly by society, refugees and asylum seekers are often amongst the most disadvantaged and marginalised. Excluded from their homelands, often under the most traumatic and disabling circumstances, they are frequently forced to seek shelter in countries with indigenous populations with whom they share little in common. In many cases these differences are multi-faceted, reflecting language, culture, religion and colour. The reality for many asylum seekers is being homeless... Running Head: HOUSING AND BENEFITS FOR...
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The Situation of African Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel
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...Asylum Seekers in Israel Beginning in 2003 until the present, non-Jewish immigrants from African countries have arrived in Israel through illegal means. Currently numbering almost 15,000 according to data from the local UN High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR), these refugees come from Sudan’s Darfur region and from the countries of Eritrea and Ethiopia. The Refugee Rights Forum, an aggregation of eight NGOs in the country believes that the number can reach 17,000.1 All of these have fled their countries due to vicious wars. Darfur is the setting of a violent internal strife in Sudan while Eritrea and Ethiopia are engaged in an armed conflict. Israel’s initial... The Situation of African Refugees and...
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Asylum Seekers Living with HIV/AIDS in the UK
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...asylum, finding temporary refuge and for medical and economic assistance. (Hayes, Humphries and Cohen 2004, p. 125). Such persons are also subject to immigration laws which might not be in his favour. (Asylum and Immigration Implications for HIV/AIDS Diagnosis: Consequences to Asylum Claim/Informing Immigration). This paper is an attempt at analysing the problems or challenges faced by asylum seekers in the United Kingdom. The question here to be answered will be whether the existence of HIV virus in a person (if detected... Introduction: The spread of HIV virus is a major concern across the world today. The main problem is that no viable cure has been found for a patientsuffering from AIDS. Since the...
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Moving on up: what factors help young asylum seekers to find success in their lives
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS TO FIND SUCCESS IN THEIR LIVES By of State Location Due Date of Paper Abstract This study has used the methodology of systematic review to find out the factors that help young asylum seekers to attain success in life. Five basic parameters of success have been identified and the factors identified from the systematic review have been compared with these five parameters. This study has revealed that proper educational support, employment training, well-paid employment opportunities, mental and physical health care, adequate housing and social status are the major factors that will help young asylum seekers to be successful in life Acknowledgements... ? MOVING ON UP: WHAT FACTORS HELP YOUNG...
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Do Asylum Seekers living with HIV/AIDS in the UK face any challengers
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...asylum, finding temporary refuge and for medical and economic assistance. (Hayes, Humphries and Cohen 2004, p. 125). Such persons are also subject to immigration laws which might not be in his favour. (Asylum and Immigration Implications for HIV/AIDS Diagnosis: Consequences to Asylum Claim/Informing Immigration). This paper is an attempt at analysing the problems or challenges faced by asylum seekers in the United Kingdom. The question here to be answered will be whether the existence of HIV virus in a person (if detected... Introduction: The spread of HIV virus is a major concern across the world today. The main problem is that no viable cure has been found for a patientsuffering from AIDS. Since the...
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Social work dessertation -Does Every child Matter Analysing policies around Young Unaccompanied asylum seekers in UK
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...asylum seekers, there is now the occurrence of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children. “Unaccompanied children leave their homes for diverse reasons: poverty and lack of employment; lack of education opportunities or denial of education especially for girls; armed conflict or natural disaster; escape from inequality and discrimination based on gender, ethnicity, race, religion or political opinions; personal factors... DOES EVERY CHILD MATTER? CHAPTER I 0. INTRODUCTION Globalization is a contemporary phenomenon (Soros, 2002) which has opened the doors of economic and market liberalisation. This contemporary development has allowed the free movements of goods, capital, services and firms across nations...
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'What More Do They Want' - Service Provision of Refugees and Asylum Seekers
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...Asylum Seekers 11 2.2 Public and Community Services 14 2.2.1 Education 14 2.2.2 Mental Healthcare 16 2.3 Conclusion 18 3.0 Methodology 19 3.1 Research Purpose 19 3.1.1 Exploratory 20 3.1.2 Descriptive 21 3.1.3 Explanatory 21 3.2 Research Approach 23 3.2.1 Quantitative versus Qualitative 23 3.2.2 Deductive versus Inductive 25 3.3 Research Strategy 25 3.4 Data Sources and Data Collection Methods 26 3.5 Credibility... Table of Contents Table of Contents 3 0 Introduction 4 1 Importance of the Study 5 2 Research Approach 6 2 Scope of the Study 6 1.2.2 Aims and Objectives 7 1.2.3 Research Hypothesis 7 1.2.4 Research Questions 7 1.3 Organisation of the Study 8 2.0 Literature Review 9 2.1 Status of Refugees and A...
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Impartiality is the only satisfactory response by a state in the modern world to asylum seekers who approach its borders
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...Asylum Seekers who Approach its Borders Course Date Impartiality is the only Satisfactory Response by a State in the Modern World to Asylum Seekers who Approach its Borders It is universally recognized by the democratic states that all people in the world were born and enjoy human rights. It is legally recognized that just by the virtue of birth that every individual is entitled to be treated in manner that upholds respect and comfort to the person. The rights accorded to an individual by birth are unquestionable and undeniable. These human rights cannot be denied from any individual and cannot be alienated from them either... ? Impartiality is the only Satisfactory Response by a in the Modern World to...
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A Practical Discussion of Australias Role in Ethical Policy Formation: The debate regarding asylum seekers and refugees
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...asylum seekers and refugees BY YOU YOUR SCHOOL INFO HERE DATE HERE A Practical Discussion of Australia’s Role in Ethical Policy Formation: The debate regarding asylum seekers and refugees Introduction For those in global and domestic society that aspire to sustaining human rights, the debate regarding the moral and ethical constructs associated with establishing policy to allow asylum seekers and refugees to be sheltered by Australian government is paramount. The rationale for seeking asylum or selecting Australia as a migrant destination differ widely depending on socio-demographics in a foreign country... ? A Practical Discussion of Australia’s Role in Ethical Policy Formation: The debate regarding...
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WHAT ARE PROBLEMS FACED BY ASYLUM SEEKERS, NEWCOMERS AND REFUGEES ARTISTS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM TO PRACTICE ART
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...Asylum Seekers, Newcomers, and Refugees Artists in the United Kingdom to Practice Art Problems Faced By Asylum Seekers, Newcomers And Refugees Artists In The United Kingdom To Practice Art. It is of importance to define the various terms used in the document. An asylum seeker is ‘someone who has made a formal application for asylum in the UK awaiting response from the Home Office on their claim.’ On the other hand, ‘someone who has gone through the process of applying for asylum and succeeded to remain in the UK by the Home Office’ is a refugee (Home Office, 2008). On the contrary, an illegal migrant is ‘someone who has entered the UK with false documents; has come without... for Refugees’...
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Impartiality is the only satisfactory response by a state in the modern world to asylum seekers who approach its borders.Criticall Assess the above statement
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...Asylum Seekers who Approach its Borders Course Date Impartiality is the only Satisfactory Response by a State in the Modern World to Asylum Seekers who Approach its Borders It is universally recognized by the democratic states that all people in the world were born and enjoy human rights. It is legally recognized that just by the virtue of birth that every individual is entitled to be treated in manner that upholds respect and comfort to the person. The rights accorded to an individual by birth are unquestionable and undeniable. These human rights cannot be denied from any individual and cannot be alienated from them either... Impartiality is the only Satisfactory Response by a in the Modern World to...
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What are the health issues faced by young asylum seekers in the uk and what has the government put in place to improve these issues
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...asylum seekers. Sate who else found the same. Conclusions Implications for practice – what has been done by social services, health authorities or what should be done to improve the situation. State any interventions that have been put in place such as therapy, use of translators e.t.c Recommendations- future directions References Bibliography Post script Appendices (A)Glossary of terms (B)Glossary of search... FARIDAH SOPHIE NAKKU NUMBER 000363443 HEALTH AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT SUBJECT PROJECT OMED 0052 ACADEMIC YEAR 2008/2009 HAND IN DATE 06.05.10 WORD COUNT ...
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The contemporary securitization of borders and the new policies of states in North America and Europe that attempt to link asylum-seekers and refugees with terrorism and/or national security
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...Asylum-seekers and Refugees with Terrorism and/or National Security. Customer Inserts His/Her Name Customer Inserts Grade Course Customer Inserts Tutor’s Name 19 April 2012 SUMMARY The governments of North American and European policies are scrutinizing the background of each individual attempting to link asylum-seekers and refugees with terrorism and threats of national security. First, the United States has reduced its welcoming smile to refugees and asylum seekers because of the September 11, 2001 Bin Laden -orchestrated attack on the United States. Second, Second... , Consequently, laws controlled the influx of refugees and asylum seekers. Third,...
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Social policy & housing. refugees, asylum seekers and the homeless
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...Introduction The main aim of social policy is to improve the welfare of the society. Social policy is the laid down rules, guidelines and legislationthat work towards the welfare of the society. Social policy covers a wider area within the social context and can also include political and economic issues. According to Balchin (2002, p. 106), it covers health care, criminal justice system as well as equality and education. It also deals with health policy, housing policy, education policy, economic (income) policy and family policy among other issues related to social welfare. William Beveridge identified five key problems that the society faces and stressed the need for elimination... The main aim of...
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Assylum Seekers arriving in Australia by boat. Subject - Health and Wellbeing
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...Asylum Seekers Arriving in Australia by Boat Introduction: An asylum seeker primarily refers to a person who has left his own native landin order to seek refuge in any other country or location. Generally the reasons behind individuals seeking for asylum involve incidents of persecution that can be in the form of any abuse, any form of intrusion or bigotry. When individuals suffer from any of such above mentioned difficulties with no protective measures from their native countries, they tend to take shelter in other countries thus seeking for asylum (Whittaker, 2006, pp.6-7)....
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COMPARE THE RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF A UK ADULT CITIZEN AND A REFUGEE OR ASYLUM SEEKER BOTH LIVING IN THE UNITED KINGDOM IN TERMS OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SECURITY
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...asylum seekers in UK Health and social security of refugees and asylum seekers in UK Refugees and asylum seekers are a diverse group of people that are subject to forced migration and have fled due to political instabilities in their countries (COSLA, 2007). They are victims of a wide range of problems due to their migration status. The United Kingdom provides them with a registration procedure, which helps them to enjoy rights equal to the other citizens. Prior to confirmation, the nation provides them with a temporary registration. In spite of these efforts of the government, there are some clear differences between the rights and responsibilities... of the natives and those of the...
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Asylum in the Media
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...Asylum in the Media Introduction During a UN Convention for Refugees back in 1951, it was clearly agreed that all the people globally have the right to seek and claim refuge or haven without any discrimination and harassment directed to them in the countries that they have sought refuge. Currently, there has been growing concerns on the number of persons seeking haven in various countries around the world, speculating widespread misconceptions and varying media interpretations of asylum seekers. The discussion on all issues affecting asylum seekers is shaky. Humanity has to be regarded to guarantee the...
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The contemporary securitization of borders and the new policies of states in North America and Europe that attempt to link asylu
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...Asylum-seekers and Refugees with Terrorism and/or National Security. Customer Inserts His/Her Name Customer Inserts Grade Course Customer Inserts Tutor’s Name 19 April 2012 SUMMARY The governments of North American and European policies are scrutinizing the background of each individual attempting to link asylum-seekers and refugees with terrorism and threats of national security. First, the United States has reduced its welcoming smile to refugees and asylum seekers because of the September 11, 2001 Bin Laden -orchestrated attack on the United States. Second, Second, Consequently... ? The Contemporary Securitization of Borders and the New Policies of s in North America and Europe that Attempt to Link...
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TThe Principle of Non-Rrefoulement at SEA and the Effectiveness of Asylum Protection
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...asylum-seekers. Respect... ? The Principle of Non-Refoulement at SEA and the Effectiveness of Asylum Protection The principle of non-refoulement was initially stated in Article 33(1) of the 1951 Geneva Convention concerning the Status of Refugees (1951 Refugee Convention). The Article has a provision that no contracting country shall return or expel a refugee in any way to the borders of territories where his freedom or life may be endangered. The principle of non-refoulement is the foundation of international refugee law and asylum. Article 14 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights grants the right of seeking and enjoying asylum from persecution in other countries (Thomas 2011, p. 71). The...
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Asylum and Immigration Law
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...Asylum-seekers in UK law Introduction The genesis of restrictive cross border movement from one country to another; especially for prolonged stay can be traced to several years ago when the need to claim territorial authority and expansion led to strict laws being put in place to forbid people from entering other countries for the fear of combative or colonial invasion1. Several decades on, very little research has been done whether cross border restrictions remain as important as the fundamental factors that started them. Speaking with some few legal brains on the debate, most are those who contend that even though the factors and reasons may not be the...
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For The Sake Of Harmonising Asylum And Refugee Policy In Europe Is The Returns Directive Fit For Purpose
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...asylum will have application across the EU.3 Therefore if the purpose of the Returns Directive is to ensure the harmonization of refugee and asylum policies relative to the protection of the interest of the concerned, it would appear that the Returns Directive fails in this regard. If decisions that are harmful to the individual refugee and asylum seekers are to receive common recognition, the Returns Directive is going to achieve an unintended and diametrically opposite purpose. In general, the Returns Directive sets out the rules for the procedure to be adopted relative... ?For the sake of harmonising asylum and refugee policy in Europe is the Returns Directive fit for purpose? Council Directive...
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Immigration and assylum law
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...asylum, and subject to the approval of the status, the non-immigrant will be provided with the authorized status of immigrant. The government is also liable to offer basic amenities to its asylum seekers, and it is believed that in many of the cases the applicants fabricate their cases so as to be granted the status of the asylum. UK is considered be a welfare state, where... the constitution permits availability of required resources for its citizens and immigrants The UK government has revised its policy in this regard, and the legislators have sought the scrutiny of the process. The objective of the plan is to classify the cases of the political asylum on the basis of...
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Fame asylum
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...Asylum Richard DeDomenici was, at the time of the filming of the TV documentary Fame Asylum five years ago, a 27 year old conceptual artist from Rockford whose aim in life is to “use are in order to make people look at the world differently” according to the narrator of the show. In his quest to call attention to his then latest cause, immigration, he decided to form his own boy-band based solely of asylum seekers. The reason he took on this particular cause was because he wanted to “poke fun at the talent show genre” and call attention to the plight of the refugees while trying to become the next Pop Svengali”. With only...
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For the sake of harmonising asylum and refugee policy in Europe is the Returns Directive fit for purpose Discuss in light of the uniform regime on detention and deportation
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...asylum will have application across the EU.3 Therefore if the purpose of the Returns Directive is to ensure the harmonization of refugee and asylum policies relative to the protection of the interest of the concerned, it would appear that the Returns Directive fails in this regard. If decisions that are harmful to the individual refugee and asylum seekers are to receive common recognition, the Returns Directive is going to achieve an unintended and diametrically opposite purpose. In general, the Returns Directive sets out the rules for the procedure to be adopted... For the sake of harmonising asylum and refugee policy in Europe is the Returns Directive fit for purpose? Council Directive 2008/115 EC...
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Asylum Rights in International Law
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...asylum therefore, are well spelt out and cannot be enjoyed at the expense of a country’s security and derogation of the international law. It is apt to discuss the description and status of refugees who are different form asylum seekers. On the contrary, human rights work brings about challenges for asylum supporters. This field of international human rights has witness intense reforms since the mid twentieth century. This was the time when... ? Asylum Rights in International Law The right of asylum, otherwise known as political asylum, relates to an individual rejected by their own country being protected by another sovereign authority. The institution of asylum dates from the same time with the start...
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The principle of non-refoulement at sea and the effectiveness of the asylum protection
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...asylum seekers appears to follow certain immigration formalities, the risks faced by such asylum seekers form the basis of admission as a matter of urgency. The precipitating factors that caused widespread displacement of persons across the world included the world wars, and the United Nations General Assembly made the recognition of the humanitarian nature of this problem in 1946. Among the major resolutions to the effect of resolution of the refugee condition was Resolution 8 (I) that barred forceful return of displaced persons... brought into light the challenges faced by the refugees and further provided ground for a legal regime to deal with protection of asylum...
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Iimmigration and Assylum Law
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...asylum, and subject to the approval of the status, the non-immigrant will be provided with the authorized status of immigrant. The government is also liable to offer basic amenities to its asylum seekers, and it is believed that in many of the cases the applicants fabricate their cases so as to be granted the status of the asylum. UK is considered be a welfare state, where... the constitution permits availability of required resources for its citizens and immigrants The UK government has revised its policy in this regard, and the legislators have sought the scrutiny of the process. The objective of the plan is to classify the cases of the political asylum on the basis of...
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Critically evaluate a current UK government policy relating to a social group, both of which are impacted by globalization. In your report, examine any practice issues arising from the policy for members of the social group
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS Executive Summary One of the major achievements of globalizationhas been the diversification of global societies. Globalization has opened-up international boundaries to allow free movement of people, including refugees and asylum seekers. However, refugees and asylum seekers have generated policy challenges for many nation-states, particularly those in developed world. At the turn of the new millennium, Britain experienced a surge in individuals seeking asylum. Since then, successive governments have formulated a policy framework to control the population of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK. The policy on asylum... CRITICAL EVALUATION OF CURRENT UK GOVERNMENT POLICY ON REFUGEES AND...
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Visual Arts - Fame Asylum
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...Asylum Richard DeDomenici was, at the time of the filming of the TV documentary Fame Asylum five years ago, a 27 year old conceptual artist from Rockford whose aim in life is to “use are in order to make people look at the world differently” according to the narrator of the show. In his quest to call attention to his then latest cause, immigration, he decided to form his own boy-band based solely of asylum seekers. The reason he took on this particular cause was because he wanted to “poke fun at the talent show genre” and call attention to the plight of the refugees while trying to become the next Pop Svengali”. With only...
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CRITICAL SYSTEMS THINKING AND PRACTICE
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...ASYLUM SEEKERS Immigration issues in Indonesia and Australia: refugees, illegal immigrants and asylum seekers People move from one country to another for different reasons: voluntary on basis of work and employment, political reasons, family re-unification, natural happenings like disasters, need for one to voluntary change natural surroundings, poverty or for general economic reasons. Involuntary reasons may stem up from running away from natural disasters such as earthquakes, political or civil wars, involuntary deportation as well as seeking asylum as refugees. Asylum seekers are persons who get to foreign countries... ? IMMIGRATION ISSUES IN INDONESIA AND AUSTRALIA: REFUGEES, ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS AND...
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The Common European Asylum
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...asylum. Among one of its elements that it sought to achieve was the development of a common European asylum system. Point 14 of the Tampere European Council states the requirements of such a common system. This System should include, in the short term, a clear and workable determination of the State responsible for the examination of an asylum application, common standards for a fair and efficient asylum procedure, common minimum conditions of reception of asylum seekers, and the approximation of rules on the recognition and content of the refugee status. It should also be completed with measures on subsidiary... Introduction to asylum Asylum as defined in encyclopedia "is the protection granted by a to...
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Asylum Seeker Children in Need
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...asylum-seekers every year in the past decade. The Home Office reported a mind-boggling 103,000 applications for asylum (including dependents) in 2002 alone. A statistical report issued in 2004 by the Home Office announced a dip in these numbers by 42% in 2003. However, even with this decrease, 60,045 applications, with 10,640 applications stating dependents, were filed in that year. Stricter immigration controls may be the reason for this drop in numbers. Somalia, Iraq, Sri Lanka, FRY (Former Republic of Yugoslavia), Afghanistan, Turkey, Pakistan, China, India and Iran, in that order, were the countries most... of these applications came from. Despite the large number of immigrants seeking...
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The Asylum and Immigration Act 2004
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...Asylum and Immigration Act 2004 Parliament's intent in adopting the Asylum and Immigration Act of 2004 is that it will assist in efforts to fight organized criminal activity, move the process of appeals along faster and will make certain asylum seekers do not prevent their removal from the country by 'losing' their documentation. The Act is also intended, amongst many other new regulations, to prevent marriages of immigration convenience. Those asylum seekers that fail to be admitted into the country but who cannot be immediately deported are also forced to take part in some form of employment in order to pay for their own sustenance and housing until they depart (Stansfield, 2005... of...
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International Refugee Law
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...asylum seeker and, as such, a member of particularly underprivileged and vulnerable population group in need of special protection’ (at para.251). Do you agree with the Court’s decision that all asylum seekers are vulnerable people? Critically discuss. Introduction Since wars and conflicts have ravaged many countries and societies, refugees or displaced individuals have been seeking asylum from various states and from the international organizations. The fate... of these refugees has always been dependent on the state where asylum has been sought. Many of these states have been reluctant to offer asylum due to their own political and economic considerations....
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Adonis musati project
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...asylum seekers in South Africa. The project caters for all the needs of the refugees and helps them to be productive people who can contribute to society development. South Africa is one of the countries that receive a high inflow of refugees every year. Unfortunately, refugees escape from terrible situations from their mother countries only to find worse situations in the new land. The Adonis Musati Project was formed to ensure that the asylum seekers who come to South Africa are taken care of in a better manner. The Adonis Musati is a name that has a great... Journalism Adonis Musati Project The Adonis Musati Project is a humanitarian project that started in 2007 in an effort to solve the problems of...
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Why Sudanese are seeking Asylum in the United States
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...asylum in the United States are protected from all the negativities that arise in their countries. Works cited Huang, Jennife. The ICC and Darfur: A special case for genocide reparations. Eyes on the International Criminal Court 2 January 2012: 63. Knizet, Mega. "On Being Very Afraid: Why We Need A Consistent Evidentiary Standard For Asylum Seekers." Appalachian Journal of Law (2012): 123-128. Refugee Council USA. Asylum and Detention. 2014. Web. 16 Nov. 2014 Suess, Erin. "Illegal Alien Gets... Why Sudanese are seeking asylum in the United s Introduction Sudanese are seeking asylum in the United s due to search for protection from their dictatorship government, gain their desired freedom and have...
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Security and Human Rights
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...asylum seekers is an international preoccupation. For many years, there have been international concerns regarding the Australian government in handling asylum seekers particularly from the surrounding war-torn Muslim countries such as Somalia, Afghanistan, Syria and Sri Lanka. As in many countries, migrants and asylum seekers are an easy target for fears about national... SECURITY AND HUMAN RIGHTS Course Title Instructor’s Name Date It is inappropriate that in big, rich and cultural diverse nation such as Australia, maltreatment of asylum...
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Asylum procedure in Ireland under Refugee Act 1996
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...asylum lodged in one of the member states of the European Communities is determined, and is subject to the Dublin Regulation EC 343/2003 which succeeded that convention. The 1996 Refugee Act is the principal piece of domestic legislation dealing with refugees and asylum seekers. The Act incorporates the 1951 Geneva Convention into domestic law. It provides for the establishment of the Office of the Refugee Applications Commissioner (ORAC) as well as the Refugee Appeals Tribunal and sets out a framework to determine the outcome of asylum applications. The 1996 Act has been amended by the Immigration Act 1999, the Illegal...
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Research proposal Remember: for this proposal you will need to provide a critical and fairly substantial review of relevant, co
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...Asylum Seekers in UK? By Research Question The focus question of the research paper is identifying the plight of children asylum seekers in UK. The central interest will focus on the asylum seekers children understandings and analysis of their social setting under UK immigration policies. Thus, the research question will be what are the plights of Children Asylum Seekers in UK? The centre of debate in the mainstream media and political circles regarding asylum seekers is that they should be treated with suspicion and dealt with firmly since they are not qualified as genuine refugees. They are mostly defined as economic migrants, and following... ?Research Proposal: What are the Plights of Children Asylum ...
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