Multiculture

Search for sanctuary
Human Rights Multiculture

Search for sanctuary

In the U.K., homosexuality stopped being illegal in the 1960’s. In other countries, however, it is a life or death situation today, and it stands to be seen whether those affected will be granted asylum elsewhere. Kiana Firouz faces this problem today. An Iranian lesbian who faced danger because of […]

TPIMS, just some amendments
In Focus Migrants

TPIMS, just some amendments

Control orders have been renamed with supposed adjustments, but in reality, they remain as controversial as ever. Erica Buist The power to make control orders was voted through in 2005 as part of the Prevention of Terrorism Act. It gives the government the power to restrict an individual’s liberty for […]

ALBA and the future of regional integration
Latin America Multiculture

ALBA and the future of regional integration

Since its formation in 2004, ALBA (Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas) has evolved significantly. Seven years on, the initiative has grown to include nine Latin American member countries from the Andean and Caribbean region. ‘ALBA and the Future of Regional Integration’ is a one-day conference organised by […]