Research & Policy

  1. Refugee Protection in India: Access to Economic and Social Rights, The Ara Trust, supported by UNHCR India, July 2015 . (Read)
  2. The Asylum Bill 2015Bill No. 334 of 2015, as introduced December 18, 2015 in Lok Sabha. (Read)

Media Articles

  1. NRC Assam: India Is Obligated to Ensure That People Are Not Rendered Stateless, Hamsa Vijayaraghavan & Ishita KumarThe Wire, August 27, 2018. (Read) 
  2. The imperative to offer refuge, Pallavi Saxena & Nayantara Raja, The Hindu, June 20, 2018. (Read)
  3. Identity in exile, Roshni Shanker & Aman, The Indian Express, May 18, 2018. (Read)
  4. On the margins: how demonetisation has affected refugees in India, Roshni Shanker & Ishita Kumar, The Hindu, November 7, 2017. (Read)
  5. Is there more to India unwelcoming Rohingya Muslims than meets the eye? (quoted), Kaushik Deka, India Today, October 8, 2017.(Read)
  6. India’s Long-Standing Asylum Practices Contradict Modi Government’s Stand on Rohingya, Roshni Shanker, The Wire, September 21, 2017. (Read)
  7. Talk Point: Are the Rohingya Muslim refugees a security threat? Can India deport them?, Interview with Roshni Shanker, The Print, September 8, 2017. (Read)
  8. Afghan refugees in Delhi are weaving themselves a new life, a stitch at a time, Roshni Shanker & Nayantara Raja, Scroll.in, August 31, 2017. (Read)
  9. As Climate Change Worsens, India Must Consider a Policy on Environmental Migration, Hamsa Vijayaraghavan & Deepti Somani, The Wire, October 26, 2016. (Read)
  10. Lessons from Europe's Shores, Hamsa Vijayaraghavan & Roshni Shanker, The Indian Express, September 9, 2015. (Read)
  11. Safe no More?, Roshni Shanker & Parakram Kakkar, Outlook India, January 17, 2014. (Read)
  12. The Asylum Debate, Roshni Shanker & Vasudha Reddy, Outlook India, July 04, 2013. (Read)
  13. Snowden Case: Why Experts & Activists Disagree with the Govt's Decision to Deny Asylum (quoted), The Economic Times, July 7, 2013. (Read)
  14. Once again, fear of the unknown sets off search for safe havens, Roshni Shanker & Sahana Basavatpatna, The Hindu, June 21, 2013. (Read)