Category: Aid and Disaster

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Aid and Disaster Middle East US Foreign Policy

Why America Should Take Mideast Refugees

Whether or not we want to acknowledge it, the facts are definitive. We were party to the creation of the power vacuum that enabled militant groups in the Middle East to come to power, and that have displaced millions in the years since the start of the Syrian civil war. Thus, it is our responsibility to seek a just and sustainable resolution to the refugee crisis.

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Africa Aid and Disaster Blog Europe

Assessing the EU and Britain’s Response to The Immigration Challenge: Time for a Foresight Approach?

The recent pronouncements by British Home Secretary Theresa May and France minister for interior Bernard Cazeneuve in Calais distancing the EU from the unfolding immigration crisis and placing it on external factors- fragile and stateless societies in Africa and Asia has sparked fresh debate on whether the neglected approach of foresight can be more suitable.