Migration Studies

The Impact of Displaced People’s Temporary Shelters on their Surrounding Environment

Editors: Thadaniti, Suwattana, Chantavanich, Supang (Eds.)

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  • Major empirical migration study by leading Thai migration specialists from Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok) for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with EU support
  • Forced Migration on the border between Myanmar and Thailand
  • Focus on the impact of displaced people’s temporary shelters on their surrounding environment
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This book is one of four volumes on a major empirical migration study by leading Thai migration specialists from Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok) for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).this volume discusses the environmental impact of temporary shelters for displaced people along the Thai–Myanmar border. Of nine shelters, three were selected for detailed study: Ban Tham Hin (Ratchaburi province), Ban Mai Nai Soi (Mae Hong Son province), and Ban Mae La (Tak province). For each shelter, various research methods were used to assess the environmental conditions, analyse the ways of living and use of resources by displaced persons, and disclose their perceptions of the environmental conditions they face. The environmental impact of the shelters on the surrounding areas were also assessed by listening to officials and representatives. The book provides realistic policy recommendations for a durable solution for refugees at the borders. Practitioners and policymakers from governments, international organizations and NGOs will benefit from its findings. The volume is also helpful for anyone studying forced migration and its denouement in the age of globalization.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

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eBook 42,79 €
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Softcover 53,45 €
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  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Impact of Displaced People’s Temporary Shelters on their Surrounding Environment
Editors
  • Suwattana Thadaniti
  • Supang Chantavanich
Series Title
Migration Studies
Series Volume
16
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-02842-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-02842-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-02841-5
Series ISSN
2570-4001
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 183
Number of Illustrations
123 illustrations in colour
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