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About Pia Oberoi

Pia Oberoi is Advisor on Migration and Human Rights at the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Articles by Pia Oberoi

This week’s World Forum for Democracy 2017 editors

Georgios Kolliarakis

Georgios Kolliarakis political scientist, is a senior researcher at the University of Frankfurt.

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Rosemary Bechler is openDemocracy’s Editor.

Introducing this week’s theme: Media, parties and populism.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Protecting the human rights of migrants in a time of fear

The United Nations has a chance this September to move migration discussions past the migrant/refugee divide and to re-focus on the vulnerability of all people who move. Will it take it? 

What’s in a name? The complex reality of migration and human rights in the twenty-first century

Why is a refugee someone fleeing from war? Why not someone fleeing from hopeless poverty?

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