Los límites de la hospitalidad en las fronteras geopolíticas contemporáneas

La intención de este texto consiste en deconstruir el concepto de hospitalidad a partir de dos posturas, la primera de ellas se basa en la idea universal de hospitalidad (Kant), la segunda, en el planteamiento de la ley incondicional de la hospitalidad (Derrida), con el objetivo de establecer una guía teorética que sirva para entender …

Novedad editorial: Cartografía de las fronteras. Diario de Campo, disponible en Amazon

  Este diario es resultado de la observación realizada en tres zonas de convivencia fronteriza en tres continentes distintos (África, Asia y Europa), al tiempo que da cuenta del seguimiento mediático de los refugiados sirios, afganos e iraquíes que se suben a un barco con el objetivo de llegar a costas griegas o italianas, para …

Presentaciones de Rosa Soriano y Roxana Rodríguez sobre regiones fronterizas

Como parte de las actividades académicas de colaboración entra el CER-Migraciones de la UAB y el Colegio de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales de la UACM, se realizó el seminario titulado Regiones Fronterizas. Estudio comparativo intercontinental(26 de abril 2016 / UAB).  Compartimos los videos de las conferencias de Rosa Soriano (Universidad de Granada), quien habló de las "Paradojas …

A Google Maps Migation Cartography / EstudiosFronterizos

In all social media we talk about EU crisis, a refugee crisis, the worst since second war, said a lot of analyst. Certainly, the number of people crossing the continent is increasing and unfortunately there are no more options for them to stay in their origin countries, and there isn't an option for the non-EU countries …

Feria Internacional del libro Infantil y Juvenil 2014 / Estudios Fronterizos.org

"¿Qué es la FILIJ? La Feria Internacional del Libro Infantil y Juvenil (FILIJ) tiene como objetivo fomentar el hábito de la lectura entre la población infantil y juvenil de México; así como congregar a editores, libreros, distribuidores, bibliotecarios, maestros y especialistas, con el fin de elevar la calidad y cantidad de publicaciones que circulan en …

Who lives where in Europe? Nationalities across the continent mapped / DATABLOG

"Who lives where in Europe? Nationalities across the continent mapped People of many different countries are now living in Europe, with the continent's residents coming everywhere from Jamaica to Tuvalu. Using data from 2011 censuses we have mapped the prevalence of different nationalities across the continent. Pick a country and the map will tell you …

Organización Internacional para las Migraciones / IOM OIM

"Cómo utilizar la aplicación En primer lugar, elija la información que desea conocer: sobre la emigración (personas que abandonan un país) o la inmigración (personas que llegan a un país). A continuación, seleccione un país para conocer la pauta de migración hacia o desde dicho punto.  El color de los países que no entren en …

Mapping Migration in the United States / The new York Times

  "On Thursday, we published a series of interactive charts showing how Americans have moved between states since 1900. The charts show striking patterns for many states: You can trace the rise of migrant and immigrant populations all along the Southwest, particularly in Texas and Arizona; the influx of New Yorkers and other Northeasterners into Florida starting …

La Infancia Cuenta en la Frontera Sur / Red por los Derechos de la Infancia en México

"La Red por los Derechos de la Infancia en México enfoca su mirada hacia la Frontera Sur de México, usando el mo- delo de La Infancia Cuenta en México1 a través de 21 indicadores clasificados en seis dominios que nos permiten acer- carnos a la situación de los derechos de la infancia, como son demografía, …

This is what the Internet actually looks like: The undersea cables wiring the Earth / CNN

"The information age is powered by thin fiber-optic cables buried in the sea bed, spreading between continents to connect the most remote corners of the planet. These great arteries account for practically all of our international web traffic, and each one has been logged by Washington research firm Telegeography in its interactive Submarine Cable Map 2014. The …

DHS: Violence, poverty, is driving children to flee Central America to U.S. / Pew Research Center

See larger version "Of the thousands of unaccompanied children apprehended at the U.S. border in recent months, many can be attributed to poverty and regional violence in three Central American countries, a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security document finds. The document says the reasons driving the migration are different for each country, attributing it …

Tough Guide to the world’s immigration detention centres / New Internacionalist

"Are you the kind of person who is fleeing injustice and human rights abuses? New Internationalist has compiled the most-up-to-date info on where you might be staying – in some cases indefinitely. It’s all here, from the near rock-bottom, basic ‘minus one star’ to the absolutely fatal ‘minus five star’." Link: http://newint.org/features/2014/01/01/tough-guide-detention-centres/#sthash.WyGRXJzM.dpuf

Family and Nostalgia Draw Immigrants Back to Mexico / MATT

Mexican immigrants are returning home in significant numbers but it’s not mainly due to the tepid U.S. economy, according to a survey released on Tuesday. Returning migrants said family and nostalgia drew them back to Mexico, trumping joblessness, health and other concerns. A historic wave of immigration from Mexico has dried up in recent years. A2012 report by …

STATE VIOLENCE AGAINST MIGRANTS: PHOTOS FROM THE SPANISH-MOROCCAN BORDER / Migrants Rights

"The Spanish-Moroccan border simultaneously represents hope and despair for sub-Saharan African migrants seeking entry into Europe; the area has become a ‘landing spot’ for migrants to recuperate and strategize entry into Spain, while consequently the site of systematic rights violations by both Spanish and Moroccan authorities. Journalist and Photographer Benni Klib visited refugees living on Mountain …

Nuevo informe de WOLA: La otra frontera de México Seguridad, migración y la crisis humanitaria entre México y Guatemala / WOLA

17 de junio del 2014   "WOLA ha publicado un nuevo informe extenso titulado La otra frontera de México: Seguridad, migración y la crisis humanitaria en la línea con Centroamérica. A lo largo de la frontera entre los EE.UU. y México, especialmente al sur de Texas, las autoridades están arrasadas por una repentina ola de migrantes provenientes …

Migrants Flow in South Texas, as Do Rumors / The New York Times

Mercedes Mejía, from Honduras, at the Sacred Heart shelter in McAllen, Tex., on Sunday. Residents have rushed to help. JENNIFER WHITNEY FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES " By JULIA PRESTON June 16, 2014 McALLEN, Tex. — Exhausted and dazed, hundreds of Central American migrants, mainly women with small children, come to the bus station of this border …

From Germany to Mexico: How America’s source of immigrants has changed over a century / Pew Research Center

   With more than 40 million immigrants, the United States is the top destination in the world for those moving from one country to another. Mexico, which shares a nearly 2,000-mile border with the U.S., is the source of the largest wave of immigration in history from a single country to the United States. But today’s volume of immigrants, …

Spain’s Melilla enclave stormed by migrants / NEWS Africa

Jump media player Media player help Out of media player. Press enter to return or tab to continue. Tom Burridge reports that many African migrants charged the border fence Continue reading the main story Related Stories Africans 'storm' Spanish Melilla Mapping Mediterranean migration The 'mule women' of Melilla At least 1,000 migrants have tried to …