№142: Australia’s Asylum and Migration Policy: Lessons to Apply to the European Refugee Crisis Cover Image

№142: Australia’s Asylum and Migration Policy: Lessons to Apply to the European Refugee Crisis
№142: Australia’s Asylum and Migration Policy: Lessons to Apply to the European Refugee Crisis

Author(s): Damian Wnukowski
Subject(s): Politics / Political Sciences, Politics, Social Sciences, Sociology, Migration Studies
Published by: Polski Instytut Spraw Międzynarodowych
Keywords: Australia; migration; society
Summary/Abstract: Australia has a long history of immigration, including accepting refugees. Over the years, it has developed mechanisms and instruments that aim not only to help people in need but also to provide for the country’s stability and prosperity. However, in recent years some elements of Australia’s refugee policy, especially its approach towards the so-called boat people, have come under fire. Nevertheless, the solutions implemented by Australia should be part of the EU’s efforts to find ones useful for dealing with its current migration crisis.

  • Page Count: 9
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English