Author profile: Stephanie J. Silverman

Stephanie J. Silverman is a global expert in immigration detention. She is the Bora Laskin National Fellow in Human Rights Research and an Adjunct Professor in Ethics, Society, and Law at Trinity College, University of Toronto. She is also a partner at Thinking Forward Network. Stephanie earned her DPhil in Politics from the University of Oxford where she was a Commonwealth Scholar and associated with the ESRC Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society. You can follow her on Twitter @DrSJSilverman.

The EU’s Hotspot Approach: Questionable Motivations and Unreachable Goals

Stephanie J. Silverman • Apr 17 2018 • Articles
In order to stop asylum seekers from reaching its shores, the EU empowers militias and warlords by calling them border police and funding their detention centres.

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