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8 Jun 2012
asylum | immigration | nation | Racism | refugees | responsibility | Immigration | Minorities | Society | Economy
Asylum is the provision of a refugee for foreign citizens fleeing persecution in their own countries. Asylum-seekers, or refugees, are like other international...
2 Mar 2012
academy | FIFA | Football | home-grown | immigration | overseas players | restrictions | Soccer | Team sports | Sport
In recent years football (soccer to Americans and Australians) has become a huge and highly international business. Once even leading teams were full of...
27 Feb 2012
Amnesty | Deportation | economy | enforcement | illegal immigrants | immigration | Migration | Rights | Society | Immigration | Society
An Amnesty can be defined as ‘a general pardon, esp for offences against a government’. In the case of illegal immigrants this would be for the offence of...
20 Feb 2012
Driving | identification cards | illegal | immigration | role of government | Immigration | Minorities | Society
In 2007, Eliot Spitzer, Governor of New York proposed that all illegal immigrants in his state should be allowed to obtain drivers licenses. At the time, it...
26 Jan 2012
illegal immigrants | immigration | integration | Multiculturalism | Racism | State | Immigration | Minorities | Modern culture | Traditions | Culture
Multiculturalism is a somewhat nebulous term, and as such can be used to mean a variety of things. This debate, however, will concern itself with...
26 Jan 2012
Aging | Birthright | citizenship | Ethnicity | Globilization | immigration | Jus sanguinis | Jus Soli | Migration | nationalism | Family | Immigration | Youth | Society
At present all children born in the USA are automatically made citizens of the United States. This applies even if one or both parents are not themselves US...
That all states should immediately ratify the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Migrant Workers and their Families.
26 Jan 2012
Human rights | immigration | International Cooperation | international treaties | Migration | U.N. migrant rights convention | United Nations | Immigration | Minorities | Society
Migration has greatly increased in recent years, bringing into question whether current legislation provides sufficient protections for migrants’ well-...
Toader Mateoc, this year's Spirit Award for Coaches winner, talks to us about the award and the Youth Forum in Mexico.The Spirit Awards, awarded...
Talent Night is always a highlight of IDEA's Youth Forums, with participants and coaches singing, dancing, reading poetry or performing impressions...