New short posts online

Recently, two new short papers were published online:   Krause, Ulrike (2019), ‘Rethinking Refugee Women’s Power and Vulnerability’, RSC, Rethinking Refuge. Rethinking Refugees as Actors, link.   Krause, Ulrike and Engler, Marcus (2019), ‘Globale Trends zu Flucht und Asyl: Mehr Geflüchtete in Langzeitsituationen, weniger dauerhafte Lösungen’, FluchtforschungsBlog, link.  

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New Article about Refugee Camps

A new article entitled “Protection | Victimisation | Agency? Gender-sensitive Perspectives on Present-day Refugee Camps” was recently published in the Journal zeitgeschichte. Abstract: All over the world, refugee camps serve as humanitarian spaces for the protection and assistance of refugees in host countries. But how do these camps function, which effects…

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New research project funded by DSF

I am delighted that the German Foundation for Peace Research (Deutsche Stiftung Friedensforschung) has approved my research project entitled Women, Forced Migration – and Peace? Peacebuilding practices of women in refugee camps. A summary of the project is available on the webpage of the DSF. At the moment, the Research…

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Edited Volume ‘Gender, Violence, Refugees’ available in Paperback

The volume ‚Gender, Violence, Refugees‘ edited by Susanne Buckley-Zistel und me has recently been published in paperback.   Table of Content: Introduction. Gender, Violence, Refugees. An Introduction – Susanne Buckley-Zistel and Ulrike Krause   SECTION I: CONCEPTUALISING GENDER, VIOLENCE, REFUGEES Chapter 1. UNHCR Policy on Refugee Women: A 25-Year Retrospective –…

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New Blogpost on Women Refugees

On the occation of the International Women’s Day, a blog post was published about women refugees by Hannah Schmidt and myself.   “Flucht, Frauen und Handlungsmacht” published in FluchtforschungsBlog: Abstract: Zum heutigen Weltfrauentag möchten wir den Blick auf die Lage geflüchteter Frauen in Aufnahmeländern legen. Zweifelsohne sind sie weltweit häufig…

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Publication about exchange between research and practice

In the German journal Wissenschaft und Frieden, a paper was recently published about the exchange between research and practice which I co-authored with Cordula Dittmer and Christiane Fröhlich. The paper is in German and entitled “Wissenschaft und Praxis. Transdisziplinarität in der Friedens- und Konfliktforschung“.   Abstract Friedens- und Konfliktforschung changiert seit…

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Series of Blog Posts published about the Research Project ‘Global Refugee Protection and Local Refugee Engagement’

In the ‘Wissensschaftsportal der Gerda Henkel Stiftung L.I.S.A.’, a new series of posts are published about research project ‘Global Refugee Protection and Local Refugee Engagement. Scope and Limits of the Agency of Refugee-led Community-based NGOs’. The project is funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation.   Posts published in the series:…

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New Blog post on the Global Compact on Refugees

A post was published on the Fluchtforschungsblog in which Dana Schmalz and I discuss the Global Compact on Refugees. The post is accessible in German here .   Nicht mächtig, aber zukunftsträchtig: Zum Potenzial des globalen Flüchtlingspakts Der globale Flüchtlingspakt (Global Compact on Refugees) soll den Flüchtlingsschutz weltweit verbessern. Doch was…

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