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05/15/2017 18:58

The expulsion of Afghan refugees from Pakistan: Op-ed / interview with Dr Sana’a Alimia, ZMO Berlin

Yasser Mehanna Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO)
Geisteswissenschaftliche Zentren Berlin e.V. (GWZ)

    Dr Sana’a Alimia has long researched Afghan and Pakistani refugees, irregular/undocumented migrants, and internally displaced persons within Pakistan. With hundreds of thousands of Afghan refugees who have lived in Pakistan for decades currently being expelled, Dr Sana’a is available for interviews and as well as op-eds. She is a regular contributor to Jadaliyya Online, al-Jazeera, Tanqueed & openDemocracy. She can also be followed on Twitter at:

    Since 2010 she has collected well over 500 oral interviews with Afghan and Pakistani refugees and undocumented migrants. She has also conducted extensive interviews with Pakistani government officials and law enforcement agencies, Afghan government officials, and international aid agency officials, such as from UNHCR.
    Dr. Sanaa Alimia, is a research fellow at the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient in Berlin. She holds a PhD from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in Politics and International Studies. Dr. Alimia is also a Visiting Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science at the University of Peshawar, Pakistan.

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    More information: Zentrum Moderner Orient CV al Jazeera online contribution

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