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Working with refugees and asylum skeekers

Judit Horvath-Lindberg

Working with refugees and asylum skeekers

a handbook for Red Cross/Red Crescent staff and volunteers

by Judit Horvath-Lindberg

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Published by League of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementText, Judit Horvath-Lindberg and Diana Miserez.
ContributionsMiserez, Diana., League of Red Cross and Red Crescent ocieties.
The Physical Object
Pagination187p.
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17183809M

This volume engages human rights, domestic immigration law, refugee policy in the United States, Canada, and Europe, and scholarship to examine forced migration, refugee resettlement, asylum seeker experiences, policies and programs for refugee well-being in North America and Europe. Given the recent "re-politicization" of forced migration and refugees in Europe and the U.S., this edited.   This book will prove to be invaluable reading for Social workers and other professionals. It will enhance their understanding, knowledge and skills, around working with asylum seekers, refugees and migrant communities from different cultural backgrounds.5/5(1).

Australia's asylum seeker policy has been “magnificently successful” Prime Minister Tony Abbott says. “If you want to be critical of this government's border protection policies, go for your. Get this from a library! Child and family social work with asylum seekers and refugees. [Ravi Kohl;] -- "This special issue of Child and Family Social Work focuses on the lives and circumstances of refugee and asylum seeking children and families in several countries - Australia, Ireland, Norway and.

  Behrouz Boochan, filmmaker, writer and refugee, in Christchurch, New Zealand on Novem (AP) A journalist who fled Iran and then exposed Australia's degrading treatment of asylum-seekers while being held against his will for six years has been granted refugee . Everyone has the right to seek asylum under international law, but public discourse in Australia about refugees is dominated by scare-mongering and political point-scoring. Jane McAdam and Fiona Chong provide a wholly updated.


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Working with refugees and asylum skeekers by Judit Horvath-Lindberg Download PDF EPUB FB2

This pragmatic book accompanies social workers, medical staff, educators, charity workers and housing professionals in their daily work, and illustrates the perspective of refugees themselves.

A passionate and compassionate response to the needs of displaced people, it is an excellent starting point for all those working to create a safe and welcoming environment where refugees and asylum seekers 5/5(2). -- Asif Afridi, Deputy CEO, brap (UK-based equality and human rights charity) This book fully appreciates the struggles that refugees and asylum seekers face, such as: identity, health, language barriers, living conditions and education.

A special edition of Child & Family Social Work focusing on the lives and circumstances of refugee and asylum seeking children and families in several countries - Australia, Ireland, Norway and the United Kingdom.

Predominantly focusing on unaccompanied or separated children who come to these countries without an adult to look after : Paperback. Philip says hello but she ignores him and asks Gina to read it. The GP’s notes state that she is an asylum seeker, currently living with her husband and his older sister; the latter has a work visa for the UK.

he GP also wrote that Soraya is trying to get pregnant but has not been able to Author: Jill E. Thistlethwaite. associate professor of social work and director of field education. A new book by a pair of School of Social Work faculty members covers the legal, historical, and contemporary issues facing refugees and asylum seekers in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

Social Work with Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Migrants Mass-migration, conflict and poverty are now persistent features of our globalised world.

This reference book for social workers and service providers offers constructive ideas for practice within an inter. This reference book for social workers and service providers offers constructive ideas for practice within an inter-disciplinary framework. Each chapter speaks to a skill and knowledge area that is key to this work, bringing together myriad voices from across disciplines, interspersed with the vital perspectives of asylum seekers, refugees and.

Refugees and Asylum Seekers’ document provides an overview of the role, scope, contribution and evidence-base of social work practice in this field. Supporting and Empowering Refugees. Sign up to receive email updates about how your support transforms the lives of refugees and asylum seekers, and how you can donate and support our work in other ways such as campaigns and events.

The Refugee Council has decades of experience running training courses to support service providers in their work with asylum seekers and refugees. All our training is delivered by expert, front-line staff with at least 5 years experience working directly with clients. Courses include case studies, relevant legislation, experiential exercises, and allow participants to share their.

Asylum-seekers flee their countries and live as unauthorized residents while navigating the asylum process; refugees are designated by the United Nations and often placed in temporary camps.

During this period, refugees and asylum-seekers are not authorized to work and largely live in impoverished, unsafe conditions. Working with refugees and asylum seekers Bookstart Coordinators work with a variety of partners to ensure that eligible children from refugee and asylum-seeking families receive their Bookstart packs.

Books about refugees and asylum seekers (teens) Print page Since asylum can be a confusing issue for teenagers (and even adults), here are some books that explore what it really means to flee your home and have to start your life over.

The case study is mainly for practitioners and providers working with young refugees and asylum seekers. It may also be of interest to local authorities experiencing spontaneous arrivals of unaccompanied minors. While this happens mainly in Edinburgh and Glasgow, other local authority areas may experience arrivals in smaller numbers.

Working with asylum seekers 42 in the community Making effective referrals 44 Keeping up with current events 45 Vicarious traumatisation 46 All refugees have been asylum seekers either in Australia or in another country, but not all asylum seekers are found to be refugees.

Working With Refugee Asylum Seeker jobs now available. Disability Support Worker, Roster Officer | Maroochydore, Assistant and more on The practical and ethical challenges facing human service professionals working with refugees, asylum seekers and other people subject to immigration controls are discussed in this much-needed book.

The respondents were professionals with extensive experience in working with asylum seekers and refugees; some of them were former refugees themselves. They explored and identified the key challenges and solutions related to the complex needs of asylum seekers and refugees and suggested the resources required to support and advance their rights.

Refugees and asylum seekers: the social work role Monica Dowling and Parissa Sextone This chapter added to my admittedly media filtered view of this topic and reinforced some traditional social work values such as the importance of anti-discriminatory practice within the context of the increasing denial of rights toward refugees and asylum seekers.

Description. This volume engages international human rights, domestic immigration law and refugee policy in the United States, Canada and Europe, and interdisciplinary scholarship to examine forced migration and refugee resettlement, the lived experiences of asylum seekers, and policy and program developments advancing the well-being of refugees in North America and Europe.

We strive to make childhood better by working directly with children, young people and their families who have fled their home countries. Yorkshire Refugee, Asylum Seeker and Migrant Services Learn more about our three services offering support for refugees, migrants and asylum seekers across the Yorkshire region.In the Library of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (), was closed and its entire collection was transferred to the Library of the UN Office at that moment, it has been our endeavour to continue to build on this collection, regularly purchasing books and electronic subscriptions that support refugee studies research and the work of UNHCR staff.

The book was published in collaboration with Christian Action Centre for Refugees, an NGO that looks after asylum seekers in Hong Kong.

It raises funds to .