Forced migration and dilemmas of humanitarian assistance: challenges for applied research

Sultan Barakat, A. Strand

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Researching forced migration issues, in a war or post-war context, poses numerous problems. Defining a forced migrant is not always easy, and there is often a large gap between ideal mandates and realpolitik in terms of humanitarian assistance, providing a challenge to research methodologies.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)134-136
JournalNorwegian Journal of Geography
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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