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Reflections on the consequences of Covid-19 pandemic on shrinking areas in Italy
May 31 2020
Reflections on the consequences of Covid-19 pandemic on shrinking areas in Italy
The Covid-19 outbreak has brought new attention and new conceptual and practical challenges for Italian shrinking regions. The pandemic stages an imaginary polarisation between a city suddenly demonised as a place of settlement density and…

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The changing situation of migrants and refugees as a result of “freezing the Polish economy”
May 15 2020
The changing situation of migrants and refugees as a result of “freezing the Polish economy”
The situation of non-EU migrants in Poland is has been affected in different ways through COVID-19 epidemic. Migrants working in the service sector face unemployment, there is limited access to public social assistance (access varies…

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COVID-19 and the situation of migrants in Poland: Challenges in home schooling and the work situation
May 15 2020
COVID-19 and the situation of migrants in Poland: Challenges in home schooling and the work situation
Regularly excluded persons and groups, including refugees and immigrants, are particularly exposed to the consequences of pandemic-related restrictions, such as closed borders and the inability to apply for international protection. In the case of Poland,…

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