Leaving family behind: Understanding the irregular migration of unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors - A qualitative study

Correa-Velez, Ignacio, Nardone, Mariana, & Knoetze, Katharine (2014) Leaving family behind: Understanding the irregular migration of unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors - A qualitative study. Irregular Migration Research Programme, Occassional Paper Series. Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Australian Government, Belconnen, ACT.

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This qualitative study investigated the drivers and determinants of irregular maritime migration among 17 protection visa holders who arrived in Australia as unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors. Semi-structured interviews were also conducted with eight non-government service providers working with unaccompanied minors in the Greater Brisbane area.

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ID Code: 83724
Item Type: Report
Refereed: No
Keywords: Refugees, Asylum seekers, Unaccompanied minors, Irregular migration
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES (111700) > Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified (111799)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Public Health & Social Work
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 Australian Government
Deposited On: 22 Apr 2015 22:42
Last Modified: 23 Apr 2015 21:41

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