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donderdag 3 maart 2016

Refugees in Europe

The video explains why refugees in Europe don't stay in their first country of arrival.

Read the following words and phrases and their definitions.
  • responsibility - something that you, a group of people, a country, etc. should do because it is morally right, legally required, etc.
  • regulation - an official rule or law that says how something should be done
  • collapse- to fail or stop working suddenly, to break down completely
  • cope - to be able to deal with problems and difficult situations and have solutions
  • refugee - someone who has been forced to leave a country because of war or for religious or political reasons
  • destitute- extremely poor and wanting
  • housing - the houses, apartments, etc., in which people live
  • host - to be the person, country, government, etc. that welcomes others and provides basic facilities
  • close off - to shut off for a period of time
  • allocate - to divide or distribute over different people, countries, etc.
  • in accordance with - in a way that agrees with or follows something, for example a rule, law or request
First read the assignment. Next watch the video. Take notes to help you do the assignment.

  1. Where is Ahmed from and where does he travel to first?

  2. What does the Dublin Regulation say?

  3. Where does Maryam want to travel to and why? Name 3 or more reasons.

  4. Describe Maryam’s journey through Europe. Which countries does she travel through and what does she have to do to make it possible?

  5. Which countries are hosting most of the Syrian refugees?

  6. "There's even talk of closing Greece off ..."
    What does this mean?

  7. Where is Ahmed at the end of the video? And Maryam?

  8. So why don't refugees in Europe stay in their first country of arrival?