Thekli Anastasiou

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Thekli Anastasiou is a PhD candidate at the University of Sheffield. Her research focuses on the present stance and future development of international refugee law in relation to asylum seekers fleeing environmental disasters. She is particularly interested in refugees not of a political character and has previously researched the three major regional refugee frameworks (EU, Central America and Africa) in relation to people fleeing environmental disasters, conflict and violence. She teaches on the following courses; Law and Political Philosophies and Public Law in the UK and EU. She is keen on availing opportunities to travel and participate in international events and projects.

Publications/recent projects:

  • Legal approaches to migration and displacement in the context of environmental disasters and climate change (current research, forthcoming)