Humanitarian & Migration Studies

Türkiye’s Helping Hand: The Turkish Red Crescent

This paper seeks to examine how the Turkish Red Crescent reflects Türkiye’s humanitarian concerns in different geographies around the world, contrary to the conventional...

Shifting Paradigms in International Refugee Law: Will the Right to Asylum Survive?

This discussion paper will focus on the shift of paradigm in the practice of international humanitarian law regarding the protection of refugees. The new “mixed...

The EU as a Gated Community: Contextualising Events on the Poland-Belarus Border

It is worth analysing the migrant crisis on the Belarus–Poland border apart from the tension between the EU and Minsk. It is not the first...

A Decade in the Balance: The Status of Syrian Refugees in Turkey 10 Years On

This info-pack examines the status of Syrian nationals under Temporary Protection in Turkey a decade after the outbreak of the Syrian Civil War. April 29th,...

Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Decade of Care

The first group of Syrian refugees came to Turkey in April 2011.  A decade has passed but Ankara has remained resolute when it comes...

The Political and Humanitarian Repercussions of Ethiopia’s Tigray War

This policy outlook aims to provide an overview of the humanitarian crisis in the Ethiopia’s Tigray region and explain the Tigray conflict’s impact on...

Turkey’s Human Rights Action Plan

This info-pack explores the contours and scope of Turkey’s Human Rights Action Plan. Turkey’s Human Rights Action Plan is based on eleven main principles and...

The Human Rights Action Plan: Towards a New Era in Turkey’s History

This policy outlook explores Turkey’s extensive legal reform initiative and argues that it ushers a new era of human rights in the country amidst...

How the Fight over Covid-19 Vaccines will Shape Global Inequality

This discussion paper argues that unless there is a strong and well-coordinated international cooperation effort, the Covid-19 vaccination process will lead to more economic...

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