Two new publications from the REMIMO project have recently appeared in the world! In September, «Who deserves exceptions in times of crisis? A comparison of policy responses to mitigate negative consequences for unemployed people and immigrants during the COVID-19 pandemic», written by Vilde Hernes and Anne Balke Staver, appeared in Critical Social Policy (external link).… Fortsett å lese Two new publications
Anne Balke Staver and Helga Eggebø recently published a new article in the journal Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society as part of the REMIMO project, entitled Everything but the Marriage Certificate: Unmarried Partners in Norwegian Immigration Regulation. As summarized in the abstract: Pandemic border closures separated previously transnational couples, including unmarried… Fortsett å lese New publication!
Norsk tekst nedenfor! Did you immigrate to Norway, or do you have a spouse or partner who has immigrated? If you have either of these experiences, we would like to talk to you about the process of applying for family reunification and/or permanent residency. Do you find it easy or difficult to fulfil the requirements?… Fortsett å lese We’re recruiting interviewees!
REMIMO team member Dr. Helga Eggebø acted as an expert witness in the UK House of Lords Justice and Home Affairs Committee on 11 October 2022, alongside Professor Saskia Bonjour (University of Amsterdam) and Professor Audrey Macklin (University of Toronto. She informed the Committee about Norwegian family migration policies, and also mentioned various policy changes… Fortsett å lese REMIMO in the British Parliament
In September 2021, Anne published an article in the Norwegian journal Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift called «Restrictive or selective? The different faces of Immigration policy». In the article, she argues that Norwegian immigration policy is increasingly selective, not only restrictive: asylum and family migration are both restricted, while non-EEA labor migration is facilitated. She shows how… Fortsett å lese Restrictive or selective?
On 22 September Anne will present the REMIMO project at UIO, in the context of the lunch seminar series of the Research Group on Migration Law. The event will be in-person. You can register for the event here.