Resettled refugees

Resettled refugees

Policy and social position in national and international perspective (full text available only in Dutch)

Summary

This study's main question was: 'What is the social position of resettled refugees and are there demonstrable factors that play a conductive role or hampering role in attaining this social position?' The report consists of three parts:
1. A study of the literature relating to the policy pursued in the Netherlands since the end of the 1970s with regard to the resettling and reception of refugees.
2. A quantitative analysis of the labour market position, participation inĀ  education and crime amongst resettled refugees between 1999 and 2004.
3. A study of the literature relating to the policy and social position of resettled refugees in nine other resettlement countries (United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark andĀ Great Britain).

Publication data

Author(s):
Guiaux, M., Uiters, A.H., Wubs, H., Beenakkers, E.M.Th.
Organization(s):
WODC
Place of publication:
The Hague
Publisher:
Boom Juridische uitgevers
Year of publication:
2008
ISBN:
978-90-5454-845-4
Series:
Onderzoek en beleid 266

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