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Refugee economies: misplaced extrapolation?

TweetIt is always good when research undermines the image of refugees as victims. However, there is a fine line between promoting a positive image of refugees and underestimating the levels of hardship that many face. A report released in June … Continue reading

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Northern-based researchers leaching the global South

TweetI recently had a call from a young student who is planning to do fieldwork among a group of refugees in East Africa. She had been told by her professor she did not need to obtain official research permission from … Continue reading

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