Durham Castle Lecture 'Can we solve the migration crisis?'
(13 February 2019)
Come along to this Durham Castle lecture given by Professor Jacqueline Bhabha, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, at the Great Hall, Durham Castle on Wednesday, 27 February 2019 at 8pm. All are welcome.
Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?
Though the dramatic cross border movements into Europe of 2015 and 2016 have waned, large scale, irregular and dangerous mobility of distress migrants remains a critical political and human rights challenge today. With populist xenophobia in the ascendance and global inequality and conflict driving millions towards the global north, what rights respecting options exist? How can long-standing democratic commitments to humanitarian protection and non-discrimination be upheld?