What happens when an undocumented immigrant meets a law enforcement officer? Communication plays a major role in these high-stakes interactions.
Trump's plans to build a wall with Mexico and deport millions of people in the US illegally cast immigrants as an economic threat to Americans. The evidence suggests otherwise.
Supreme Court upholds controversial immigration rules for families introduced in 2012. It means families will have to earn a minimum income to bring over spouses from abroad.
Decades of expansion for Whyalla were followed by decades of contraction. Whyalla has seen optimism and idealism but also, if not despair, then its close neighbours, alienation and apathy.
There are fundamental differences between Libya and Turkey, when it comes to returning migrants.
Can Canada manage to keep up trade while also meeting US expectations for a safe border?
The government has extended a contract with private security companies G4S and Serco.
Data since 1950s show Americans have always been wary of refugees. A public opinion expert explains current attitudes toward Syrian refugees and what it means for building consensus on policy.
What do border walls cost? And do they work?
Unfortunately potential solutions to Trump's ban are few. Refugee agencies cannot force the US to take refugees and so they will need to find sanctuary elsewhere.
Female genital mutilation is largely hidden in Australia and other high-income countries. But the United Nations says it is a global concern – and our research found it does affect girls here.
Opening borders is the easiest way to tackle global poverty and it would make already wealthy countries richer, too.
A short history of legal challenges to immigrant detention practices in the U.S. may shed light on what's to come for the new administration.
Academics worldwide are calling for the US president to reconsider the executive order on immigration, which many say is damaging to research collaboration.
Our panel of experts examines whether immigration leads to more crime using data from across 200 metropolitan areas and 20 years of research.
US businesses have benefitted from diversity and immigration has been an important source of this.
Gulf countries have a history of using migrants' rights as a tool in their geopolitical strategy.
In 1888, Chae Chan Ping was denied re-entry into the US, where he had lived for 12 years. Times are supposed to have changed.
Trump has pointed the finger at Obama for creating the list of seven countries in his new travel ban.
The UK welcomes a woeful amount of Syrian refugees.