Learning Objectives

After completing this chapter, students will be able to do the following:

11.1 Compare and contrast causes of voluntary and forced migration

11.2 Present an argument in favor of or against international responsibility for refugee protections in international law

11.3 Analyze the societal- and global-level causes of refugee migration in general and in specific cases

11.4 Evaluate the conditions in refugee camps in relation to obligations under international law

11.5 Explain the difficulties in resettlement and repatriation of migrants

11.6 Compare and contrast the potential advantages and disadvantages of repatriation, local integration, and resettlement of refugees

11.7 Propose strategies for preventing refugee crises and improving conditions for refugees