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Heaven Crawley, Research Professor, Coventry University.
The possibility of jobs as a solution to the refugee and migration crisis is critiqued in this article published by Friends of Europe on 23rd of May. Not dismissing the importance of employment and future opportunities, Heaven Crawley reminds of the importance of offering refugees protection first of all.
The article can be read here.