n Conflict Trends - 'This place is my home' : Mozambican refugees become citizens of South Africa : case study

Volume 2005, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1561-9818


The assumption that refugees would become integrated citizens of their host countries, once unquestioned with regard to European refugees after the Second World War, has today been replaced with the assumption that they should receive only temporary protection and assistance until they can return 'home'. Many refugees do desire to return to their countries of origin as soon as possible; but what of those who cannot due to protracted conflict, or those who do not wish to, having built new lives for themselves in the host country?

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