As both the largest host of refugees worldwide and a transit country for refugees travelling to Europe, Turkey is one of the main players in the current refugee crisis. Despite several government services to refugees, many decide to move on as the...▶
Dr. Katie Kuschminder is a post-doctoral researcher and migration studies project manager at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance and UNU-MERIT. She has been working in research for the past ten years and has worked on or managed migration projects for the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection Irregular Migration Research Group, German Development Cooperation, IOM, and UNHCR. She teaches in both the Migration Specialization of the MSc in Public Policy and Human Development and the Migration Management Diploma Programme. Katie's main research interests are in ther areas of migration and development, return and reintegration, and forced migration.