Arendt’s Children in the Bahamian Context: The Children of Migrants Without Status.
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Arendt’s Children in the Bahamian Context: The Children of Migrants Without Status.

University of Connecticut. (2012) This article is a case study of noncitizen children in The Bahamas, focusing specifically on children born of Haitian parents without status, “Arendt’s children”. It examines how The Bahamas, a State party to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), fails to consider adequately the best interests of the Bahamian-born non-citizen child in its laws and policies. It analyses how...

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children.
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Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children.

Mission to the Bahamas. Human Rights Council. United Nations. (2014) The Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children,  conducted an official country visit to the Bahamas from 9 to 11 December 2013. She acknowledges the willingness of the Government to combat trafficking in persons, as reflected by the ratification of relevant international legal instruments and the enactment of domestic legislation in...

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Immigration Act. (2010)
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Immigration Act. (2010)

Bahamas adopted the Immigration Act in 2010 and provides grounds for immigration officers; certificate of permanent residence; entry into the Bahamas; immigration control; deportation and provisions relating to the removal of personas form the Bahamas.

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