Guidance on Reception Conditions for Unaccompanied Children: Operational Standards and Indicators
Source:European Union, European Asylum Support Office (EASO)
Date Published: 12/2018
Annotation: This 82-page document was developed to support Member States in the implementation of key provisions of the Reception Conditions Directive, ensuring an adequate standard of living for unaccompanied children and taking into account their special reception needs. It describes the reception conditions of unaccompanied children as a particular vulnerable group, with chapters addressing their special needs, healthcare, and education.
¡Puerto Rico Se Levanta!: Hurricane María and Narratives of Struggle, Resilience, and Migration
Source:University of Colorado at Boulder, Natural Hazards Center
Date Published: 3/2018
Annotation: This study draws on resiliency and migration models to analyze the experiences of Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane María. The research examines how respondents and their families experienced Hurricane María and relief efforts, the survival strategies they deployed after the storm, their migration decision-making and journeys to Florida, and their interpretations of governmental response to the hurricane.