Jasmin Fritzsche-El Shewy

Email: jasmin.fritzsche@ruhr-uni-bochum.de

Website: http://www.ifhv.de/index.php/9-people/114-jasmin-fritzsche

 

Bio:

Jasmin Fritzsche-El Shewy is a PhD Candidate in International Development Studies and Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Research and Development Policy at Ruhr-University Bochum. In her doctoral research, she works on the secondary forced displacement, international refugee law and the space of departure, with a particularly focus on Palestinian refugees. She was a Visiting Study Fellow at the School of Law at the University of Warwick, the Refugee Studies Centre at the University of Oxford and the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies at the American University in Cairo.  She holds an MSc in Human Rights from the London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London. Previously, Jasmin worked as a legal advisor and researcher in Egypt.

Publications/recent projects:

  • Challenging the International Framework for Palestinian Refugees in light of the Syria Crisis. Al Majdal No 56, BADIL (2014)
  • Displacing the Displaced: Challenging the International Framework for Palestinian Refugees in light of the Syria Crisis. Cairo Studies on Migration and Refugees No 8, American University in Cairo (October 2014)
  • Egypt's Others. Sada, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (November 2013)