2024 publications

De Gruchy, T., Vearey, J., Datta, K., Chase, E., & Musariri, L., 2024. Chapter 3: The ‘covidisation’ of migration and health research: understanding the implications of the pandemic for the field. In Marie McAuliffe & Céline, Bauloz (Eds) Research Handbook on Migration, Gender, and COVID-19. Edward Elgar Publishing: UK.


2023 publications

Marnell, J., 2023. City Streets and Disco Beats: Recentring the Urban in Queer and Trans Migration Studies. Urban Forum 34, 201–211.

Manji, K., Perera, S., Hanefeld, J., Vearey, J., Olivier, J., Gilson, L., & Walls, H., 2023. An analysis of migration and implications for health in government policy of South Africa. International Journal for Equity in Health, 22(1), 82.


2020 publications

ACMS, 2020. Fact sheet on foreign workers in South Africa: Overview based on Statistics South Africa data (2012-2017) – ACMS. African Centre for Migration & Society, Wits University, Johannesburg.

Camminga, B., 2020. Digital Borders, Diasporic Flows and the Nigerian Transgender Beauty Queen Who Would Not Be Denied | Gender Questions. Gender Questions 8, 15.

Dittgen, R., Chungu, G., 2019. (Un)writing “Chinese Space” in Urban Africa.. Of City-Making, Lived Experiences, and Entangled Processes. China Perspectives, 3–7.

Dittgen, R., Lewis, M., Chungu, G., 2019. Of Spatial and Temporal Entanglements – Narrating a (Chinese) Street in Suburban Johannesburg. Photo Essay. China Perspectives, 37–43.

Gruchy, T. de, Vearey, J., 2020. “Left behind”: why implementing migration-aware responses to HIV for migrant farm workers is a priority for South Africa. African Journal of AIDS Research 19, 57–68.

Jinnah, Z.,  2020. Negotiated Precarity in the Global South: A Case Study of Migration and Domestic Work in South Africa. Studies in Social Justice, 210–227.

Kihato, C.W., Landau, L.B., 2020. Coercion or the social contract? COVID 19 and spatial (in)justice in African cities. City & Society 32.

Machiwenyika, M.R., Munatswa, E.T., 2020. The paradox of free access to maternal health: The twofold narrative of pregnant migrant women in Johannesburg. Southern African Journal of Public Health (incorporating Strengthening Health Systems) 4, 4-9–9.

Marnell, J., Oliveira, E., Khan, G.H., 2020. ‘It’s about being safe and free to be who you are’: Exploring the lived experiences of queer migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in South Africa: Sexualities.

Ndlovu, D.S., 2020. The Migrant Nurse Dilemma (Creative Intervention). Studies in Social Justice, 166–168.

Oliveira, E., Vearey, J., 2020. The Seductive Nature of Participatory Research: Reflecting on More than a Decade of Work with Marginalised Migrants in South Africa. Migration Letters 17, 219–228.

Rutherford, B., 2020. Nervous Conditions on the Limpopo: Gendered Insecurities, Livelihoods, and Zimbabwean Migrants in Northern South Africa. Studies in Social Justice, 169–187.

Stasiulis, D., Jinnah, Z., Rutherford, B., 2020. Migration, Intersectionality and Social Justice (Guest Editors’ Introduction). Studies in Social Justice, 1–21.

Walker, R., Oliveira, E., 2020. A Creative Storytelling Project with Women Migrants in Johannesburg, South Africa (Dispatch). Studies in Social Justice, 188–209.


2019 publications

Auer, Daniel, and Didier Ruedin. 2019. ‘Who Feels Disadvantaged? Drivers of Perceived Discrimination in Switzerland’. In Migrants and Expats: The Swiss Migration and Mobility Nexus, edited by Ilka Steiner and Philippe Wanner. IMISCOE Research Series. New York: Springer.

Blaser Mapitsa, C., 2019. Migration governance as place making: South African experiences. Journal of Place Management and Development.

Blaser Mapitsa, C. and Landau, L. 2019. Measuring Municipal Capacity to Respond to Mobility. SAGE Open 9.

Bompani, B. 2019. Religion and development: Tracing the trajectories of an evolving sub-discipline. Progress in Development Studies.

Camminga, B. (2019) “Masquerading as a Woman”: The South African Disguises Act & the Ghosts of Apartheid Surveillance. In: Robert Heynen & Emily Van der Meulen (eds.). Histories of the Surveillance Society: Transnational Contexts. University of Toronto Press. pp. 81–105.

Camminga, B, and Zethu Matebeni, eds. 2019. Beyond the Mountain: Queer Life in Africa’s ‘Gay Capital’. Johannesburg: Unisa Press.

Camminga, B. 2019. ‘Shifting in the City: Being and Longing in Cape Town’. In Beyond the Mountain: Queer Life in Africa’s ‘Gay Capital’, edited by Zethu Matebeni and B Camminga, 60–70. Johannesburg: Unisa Press.

Camminga, B. 2019. Transgender Refugees and the Imagined South Africa: Bodies over Borders and Borders over Bodies. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Clacherty Glynis 2019. Art-based, narrative research with unaccompanied migrant children living in Johannesburg, South Africa. Journal of Borderlands Studies.

Clacherty, G and R. Walker. 2019. How can the Save the Children’s regional Children on the Move Programme better meet the needs of girls on the move? Save the Children Sweden.

Cooper-Knock, S.J. and Owen, O. 2019. Government paper: The negotiated production and life of state documents. Canadian Journal of African Studies 52:3, 269-287.

De Gruchy, T. and Kapilashrami, A. 2019. After the handover: Exploring MSF’s role in the provision of health care to migrant farm workers in Musina, South Africa. Global Public Health.

De Gruchy, T. (2019). Responding to the health needs of migrant farm workers in South Africa: Opportunities and challenges for sustainable community‐based responses. Health & Social Care in the Community, hsc.12840.

Donna Maree Evans, Marlise L. Richter, Munyaradazi I. Katumba (2019) “Policing of sex work in South Africa: The positive policing partnership approach” Journal of Community Safety & Well-being Vol 4, No 4.

Estifanos, Y., Zack, T. and Vanyoro, K.P. 2019. Challenges of the migration and integration of Ethiopian entrepreneurs to South Africa (ACMS Policy Brief). African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

Harrison P., Rubin M., Appelbaum A. and R. Dittgen (2019) “Corridors of Freedom: Analyzing Johannesburg’s ambitious inclusionary Transit-Oriented Development”, Journal of Planning Education and Research, p. 1-13

Huschke, S. and Coetzee, J. 2019. Sex work and condom use in Soweto, South Africa: a call for community-based interventions with clients. Culture, Health and Sexuality, 1–15.

Lakika, D. and Drimie, S. “The food we eat here weakens us”: Food practices and health beliefs among Congolese forced migrants in South Africa – a case study of Yeoville in Johannesburg. African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development 19, 14372–14392.

L.B. Landau. 2019. ‘Shunning Solidarity: Durable Solutions in a Fluid Era,’ in M. Bradley, J. Milner, and B. Peruniak (Editors), ‘Shaping the Struggles of Their Times: Refugees, Peacebuilding and Resolving Displacement.’ Washington DC: Georgetown University Press: 153-167.

L.B. Landau. 2019. ‘Capacity, Complicity, and Subversion: Revisiting Collaborative Refugee Research in an Era of Containment,’ in J. Young and S. McGrath (Editors), Reflections on a Decade of the Refugee Research Network, Calgary: University of Calgary Press: 25-44.

L.B. Landau. 2019. ‘A Chronotope of Containment Development: Europe’s Migrant Crisis and Africa’s Reterritorialization,’ Antipode 51(1):169-186.

L.B. Landau. 2019. ‘Temporality, informality, and translocality in Africa’s urban archipelagos,’ Merian Institute for Advanced Study Working Paper #4. Accra: University of Ghana.

Mahlangu, P., Goudge, J., Vearey, J. 2019. Towards a framework for multisector and multilevel collaboration: case of HIV and AIDS governance in South Africa. Global Health Action.

MF Chersich, C Wright, F Scorgie, S Mullick, M Richter, H Rees (2019) “Climate change and adolescents in South Africa: the role of youth activism and the health sector in safeguarding adolescent’s health and education”. South African Medical Journal Vol 109, No 9.

Misago, J.P. 2019. Political Mobilisation as the Trigger of Xenophobic Violence in Post-Apartheid South Africa. International Journal of Conflict and Violence (IJCV) 13, 646.

Misago, J.P. 2019. “Linking Governance and Xenophobic Violence in Contemporary South Africa”. African Journal on Conflict Resolution, 19(1), 58-80.

Mlilo, S. and Misago, J.P (2019). Xenophobic Violence in South Africa: 1994-2018. An Overview. African Centre for Migration & Society (March 2019).

Mlilo, S.N (2019) Xenowatch Factsheet: 1 Incidents of Xenophobic Violence in South Africa: January – September 2019, African Centre for Migration & Society

Munoz, Lorena (2019) “Gentrification and the (In)visible history of Latinx immigrant mobile food vending in Los Angeles.” Journal of Urban Cultural Studies. 4(6):95-111.

Munoz, Lorena (2019) “Transnational Motherhood and Economic Failure Among Immigrant Domestic Workers in South Africa and the United States.” Feminist Formations Journal. 31(2):26-46.

Oliveira, E. & Walker, R. (Eds) (2019). Mwangaza Mama. MoVE and ACMS: Johannesburg, South Africa.

Oliveira, E. & Walker, R. (2019). Making sense of experience: Facilitators’ notes on process. In E. Oliveira & R. Walker (Eds.), Mwangaza Mama: a participatory arts-based project, pp.21-37. MoVE and ACMS: Johannesburg, South Africa.

Oliveira, E. (2019) The personal is political: a feminist reflection on a journey into participatory arts-based research with sex worker migrants in South Africa, Gender & Development, 27:3, 523-540, DOI: 10.1080/13552074.2019.1664047

Palmary, I. and de Gruchy, T. 2019. The globalisation of trafficking and its impact on the South African counter-trafficking legislation. Critical Social Policy.

Ruedin, D. 2019. South African Parties Hardly Politicise Immigration in Their Electoral Manifestos. Politikon 46, 206–218.

Rutherford, Blair. 2019. “(Dis-)Graceful Leadership: On familial logics and politics in Zimbabwe.” Cahiers d’Études Africaines LIX (2), 234: 625-654.

Schuler, G. and Oliveira, E. 2019. “Something about us for us” : Exploring ways of making research with sex workers in South Africa, in Susan Dewey, Isabel Crowhurst, Chimaraoke Izugbara (Eds): Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research. Routledge: London.

Shah, S. 2019. “Sedition, Sexuality and Gender Identity in South Asia,” Introduction to guest edited special issue of SAMAJ: South Asia Multidisciplinary Academic Journal, Issue 20.

Sonke Gender Justice and Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town, (2019), Reporting on Migration in South Africa: A guide for Journalists and Editors. Sonke Gender Justice, Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town, African Centre for Migration & Society, Consortium for Refugees and Migrants South Africa, Lawyers for Human Rights.

Steenberg, B. 2019. HIV-positive Mozambican migrants in South Africa: loneliness, secrecy and disclosure. Culture, Health & Sexuality 0, 1–16.

Ulusoy, Orçun, Martin Baldwin-Edwards and Tamara Last. (2019) Border policies and migrant deaths at the Turkish-Greek border. New Perspectives on Turkey 60, 3-32.

Vanyoro, K.P. 2019. “Skeptics” and “believers”: anti-trafficking, sex work, and migrant rights activism in South Africa. Gender & Development 27, 123–137.

Vanyoro, K.P. 2019. Zimbabwean migrant domestic worker activism in South Africa (No. Working Paper 55). Migrating out of Poverty Research Programme Consortium, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK.

Vanyoro, K.P. 2019. Regularising labour migration of Zimbabwean domestic workers in South Africa (ACMS Policy Brief). African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

Vanyoro, K.P. (2019) Bringing time into migration and critical border studies: Theoretical and methodological implications for African research (No. Working Paper 55). Migrating out of Poverty Consortium. Sussex, University of Sussex.

Vanyoro, K.P., Hawkins, K., Greenall, M., Parry, H. and Keeru, L. (2019) Local ownership of health policy and systems research in low- and middle-income countries: A missing element in the uptake debate, BMJ Global Health 4 (4) e001523.

Vanyoro, K.P. (2019) ‘When they come, we don’t send them back’: Counter-narratives of ‘medical xenophobia’ in South Africa’s public health care system, Palgrave Communications 5:101.

Vanyoro, K.P. and Vanyoro, K.P (2019) Exploring the use of humour, vulgarity and allegory in social media discourses: The case of Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp, Africanus: Journal of Development Studies.

Vearey, J., Luginaah, I., Magitta, N.F., Shilla, D.J. and Oni, T. 2019. Urban health in Africa: a critical global public health priority. BMC Public Health 19, 340.

Vearey, J., Orcutt, M., Gostin, L., Adeola Braham, C. and Duigan, P (2019) Leave no-one behind: building alliances for the global governance of migration and health British Medical Journal 366:l4143.

Walker, R and J. Vearey 2019. Gender, Migration and Health in SADC, a focus on women and girls. Policy Brief 1.

Walker. R with J. Vearey. 2019. ‘Gender, Migration and Health in SADC: A Focus on Women and Girls. Policy report for Sonke Gender Justice.

Wee, K., Vanyoro, K.P. and Jinnah, Z. 2019. Re-politicising international migration narratives? Critical reflections on the Civil Society Days of the Global Forum for Migration and Development, in Carl-Ulrik Schierup, Branka Likić-Brborić, Raúl Delgado Wise and Gülay Toksöz (Eds): Migration, Civil Society and Global Governance: 1st Edition. Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, London.

Yingwana, N., Walker, D.R., Etchart, A. 2019. Sex Work, Migration, and Human Trafficking in South Africa: From polarised arguments to potential partnerships. Anti-Trafficking Review 0, 74–90.

Zack, T., Matshaka, S., Moyo, K. and Vanyoro, K.P. (2019) My Way? The circumstances and intermediaries that influence the migration decision-making of female Zimbabwean domestic workers in Johannesburg (No. Working Paper 57), Migrating out of Poverty Consortium. Sussex, University of Sussex.


2018 publications

Arullapan, N., Chersich, M. F., Mashabane, N., Richter, M., Geffen, N., Vearey., J, Jankelowitz, L., Scorgie, F. and Venter, W. D. F. 2018. Quality of counselling and support provided by the South African National AIDS Helpline: Content analysis of mystery client interviews. SAMJ: South African Medical Journal, 108 (7).

Camminga, B.  2018 . “Gender Refugees” in South Africa: The “Common-Sense” Paradox. Africa Spectrum, 53 (1), 89-112.

Hunter-Adams, J., Makandwa, T,. Matthews, S., Nyamnjoh, H., Oni, T., and Vearey, J. (2018) Connecting the dots: cultivating a sustainable interdisciplinary discourse around migration, urbanisation, and health in Southern Africa. In Winchester, M. and BeLue, R. (eds) PING Health: Global Health Collaboration and Case Studies. Springer.

Landau, L. B. 2018. Friendship fears and communities of convenience in Africa’s urban estuaries: Connection as measure of urban condition. Urban Studies, 55 (3), 505–521.

Mahlangu, P., Vearey, J. and Goudge, J. 2018. Multisectoral (in)action: towards effective mainstreaming of HIV in public sector departments in South Africa. African Journal of AIDS Research 17 (4), 301-312.

Maher, S. 2018. Out of West Africa: Human Smuggling as Social Enterprise. ANNALS 676, 36–56.

Mapitsa, C.B., 2018. Managing and Imagining Migrant Communities. Africanus: Journal of Development Studies.
Murray, L., Oliveira E., & Dutta, D. (2018). Sex work, academic research and power in the fields of HIV/AIDS and global public health. In R. Parker & G. Garcia (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook on the Politics of Global Public Health, pp. 310-327. New York, NY: Routledge.

Oliveira, E. 2018. Volume 44: Research with sex workers in South Africa. Agenda, 32 (2), 3-16.

Palmary, I. , Gruchy, T. , Ashraf, A. A., Koh, C. Y., Wee, K. , Goh, C. and Yeoh, B. S. 2018. How Unpopular Policies are Made: Examples from South Africa, Singapore and Bangladesh. International Migration.

Rutherford, B. 2018. Mugabe’s shadow: limning the penumbrae of post-coup Zimbabwe. Canadian Journal of African Studies / Revue canadienne des études africaines 1–16.

Shaffer, M., Ferrato, G and Jinnah, Z. 2018. Routes, locations, and social imaginary: a comparative study of the on-going production of geographies in Somali forced migration. African Geographical Review, 37 (2), 159-171.

Vanyoro, K.P. 2018. ‘We have the research but where is the influence?’: Constraints and opportunities for policy impact in South Africa. Working paper 52, Migrating out of Poverty Consortium. Sussex, University of Sussex.

Vanyoro, K.P 2018. Constraints and opportunities for evidence-based policy impact on unpopular causes in South Africa, Migrating out of Poverty Consortium. Policy brief. Sussex, University of Sussex.

Vanyoro, K.P. and Ncube, L. 2018. [Re]-presenting knowledge: The coverage of xenophobia research in selected South African Newspapers, 2008-2013. Journal of Communication and Media Research 10 (1), 76-89.

Vearey J. 2018. Moving forward: why responding to migration, mobility and HIV in South(ern) Africa is a public health priority. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 21 Suppl 4(Suppl Suppl 4).

Walker, R., Galvin, T. 2018. Labels, victims, and insecurity: an exploration of the lived realities of migrant women who sell sex in South Africa. Third World Thematics: A TWQ Journal 1–16.

Walker, R. 2018. (2018). Migrant mothers and the burden of care: Reflections from Johannesburg.
Families Relationships and Societies 7 (2), 349 – 353.

Wee, K., Vanyoro, K.P., Jinnah, Z. 2018. Re-politicising international migration narratives? Critical reflections on the Civil Society Days of the Global Forum for Migration and Development. Globalizations 15 (6), 795-808.

Wickramage, K., Vearey, J., Zwi, A. B., Robinson, W. C., and Knipper, M. 2018. Migration and health: A global public health research priority. BMC Public Health, 18(1).

Yingwana, N. 2018. “We Fit in the Society by Force”: Sex Work and Feminism in Africa. Meridians, 17 (2), 279–295. Duke University Press.

2017 publications

Achiume, T. 2017. Protracted refugee situations: Sharing responsibility and addressing root causes, the global refugee crisis. Connecticut Journal of International Law, 31.

Hanefeld, J., Vearey, J., Lunt, N. on behalf of the Researchers on Migration, Mobility and Health Group. 2017. A global research agenda on migration, mobility, and health. The Lancet, 389, 2358-2359.

Hushke, S. (Ed). 2017. Know my story. MoVE and ACMS: Johannesburg

Jinnah, Z. 2017. Cultural causations and expressions of distress: A case study of Buufis amongst Somalis in Johannesburg. Urban Forum, 28, 111-123.

Jinnah, Z. 2017. In the shadow of a state: Self-settlement strategies and informal governance amongst Somalis in Johannesburg. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 18, 881-895.

Kamndaya, M., Pisa, P., Chersich, M., Decker, M., Olumide, A., Acharya, R., Cheng, Y. 2017. Intersections between polyvictimisation and mental health among adolescents in five urban disadvantaged settings: the role of gender. BMC Public Health, 17, 41-50.

Kihato, C.W., Landau, L.B. 2017. Migration, membership, and multi-level governance: Incentivising inclusion in an era of urban mobility. International Development Planning Review, 39, 371-374.

Landau, L.B. 2017. Southern urbanism, legalization, and the limits of migration law. American Journal of International Law (AJIL) Unbound, 111, 165-171.

Landau, L.B. 2017. Capacity, complicity, and subversion: Revisiting collaborative refugee research in an era of containment. In Young, J., McGrath, S. (Eds.) Reflections on a decade of the refugee research network. Calgary: University of Calgary Press.

Landau, L.B. 2017. Displacement and the pursuit of urban protection: Forced migration, fluidity, and global cities. In Bloch, A., Dona, G. (Eds.) Forced migration: Issues and debates. London: Routledge.

Landau, L.B. 2017. Friendship fears and communities of convenience in Africa’s urban estuaries: Connection as measure of urban condition. Urban Studies, 1-16.

Landau, L.B. 2017. Privilege and precarity: Public scripts and self-censorship shaping South African social science. Social Dynamic.

Landau, L.B. 2017. Southern urbanism and the rescaling of migration law and policy. Migration Research Leaders Syndicate in Support of the Global Compact on Migration. Geneva: International Organisation for Migration.

Landau, L.B., Achiume, E.T. 2017. Misreading mobility?: Bureaucratic politics and blindness in the United Nations’ migration reports. Development & Change, 48, 1182-1195.

Landau, L.B., Bule, K., Malik, A.A., Kihato, C.W., Irvin-Erickson, Y., Edwards, B., Mohr, E. 2017. Displacement and disconnection? Exploring the role of social networks in the livelihoods of refugees in Gaziantep, Nairobi, and Peshawar. Washington DC: Urban Institute.

Mahati, S.T., Palmary, I. 2017.  Independent migrant children, humanitarian work and statecraft: Mapping the connections in South Africa. In O’Dell, L.,  Brownlow, C., Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist, H. (Eds.) Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories. Routledge: New York.

Maher, S. 2017. Historicising ‘irregular’ migration from Senegal to Europe. Anti-Trafficking Review, 9, 77-91.

Mahlangu, P., Vearey, J., Thomas, E., Goudge, J. 2017. Implementing a multi-sectoral response to HIV: A case study of AIDS Councils in the Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. Global Health Action, 10, 1-11.

Makandwa, T., Vearey, J. 2017. Giving birth in a foreign land: Exploring the maternal healthcare experiences of Zimbabwean migrant women living in Johannesburg, South Africa. Urban Forum, 28, 75-90.

Misago, J.P. 2017. Politics by other means? The political economy of xenophobic violence in post-apartheid South Africa. The Black Scholar: Journal of Black Studies and Research, 47, 40-53.

Musoni, F. 2017. Cross-border mobility, violence and spiritual healing in Beitbridge District, Zimbabwe. Journal of Southern African Studies, 42, 317-331.

Oliveira, E. Vearey J. 2018. Making research and building knowledge with communities: Examining three participatory visual and narrative projects with migrants who sell sex in South Africa. In: Capous-Desyllas, M., Morgaine, K. (Eds) Creating Social Change Through Creativity. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.

Oliveira, E., Vearey, J. 2017. Beyond the single story: creative research approaches with migrant sex workers in South Africa. Families, Relationships and Societies, 6, 317-321.

Peumans, W. 2017. Queer Muslims in Europe: Sexuality, Religion and Migration. IB Tauris: London.

Radford, L., Lombard, N., Meinck, F., Katz, E., Mahati, S.T. 2017. Researching violence with children: experiences and lessons from the UK and South Africa. Families, Relationships and Societies, 6, 239-256.

Ripero-Muñiz, N., Fayad, S. 2017. Metropolitan Nomads: A Journey through Joburg’s Little Mogadishu. MoVE and ACMS: Johannesburg.

Scorgie, F., Vearey, J., Oliff, M., Stadler, J., Venables, E., Chersich, M., Delany-Moretlwe, S. 2017. ‘Leaving no one behind’: reflections on the design of community-based HIV prevention for migrants in Johannesburg’s inner-city hostels and informal settlements. BMC Public Health, 17, 1-12.

Shaffer, M., Ferrato, G., Jinnah, Z. 2017. Routes, locations, and social imaginary: a comparative study of the on-going production of geographies in Somali forced migration. African Geographical Review, 1-13.

Vearey, J. 2017. Urban Health in Johannesburg: Migration, Exclusion and Inequality. Urban Forum, 28, 1-4.

Vearey, J., Modisenyane, M., Hunter-Adams, J. 2017. Towards a migration-aware health system in South Africa: A strategic opportunity to address health inequity. South African Health Review, 20, 89-98.

Vearey, J., Thomson, K., Sommers, T., Sprague, C. 2017. Analysing local-level responses to migration and urban health in Hillbrow: The Johannesburg Migrant Health Forum. BMC Public Health, 17, 89-93.

Walker, R., Vearey, J., Nencel, L. 2017. Negotiating the city: exploring the intersecting vulnerabilities of non- national migrant mothers who sell sex in Johannesburg, South Africa. AGENDA, 31, 91-103.

Yingwana, N. 2017. “I’m not a feisty bitch, I’m a feminist!” Feminism in AWAKE! Women of Africa. Feminist Africa (22)

2016 publications

Berkhout, J., Ruedin, D., 2016. Why religion? Immigrant groups as objects of political claims on immigration and civic integration in Western Europe, 1995–2009. Acta Politica.

Dill, L.J., Vearey, J., Oliveira, E., Castillo, G.M., 2016. “Son of the Soil… Daughters of the Land”: poetry writing as a strategy of citizen-making for lesbian, gay, and bisexual migrants and asylum seekers in Johannesburg. Agenda 30, 85–95.

Huschke, S., 2016. Victims Without a Choice? A Critical View on the Debate About Sex Work in Northern Ireland. Sexuality Research and Social Policy 14, 192-205.

Huschke, S., Schubotz, D., 2016. Commercial sex, clients, and Christian morals: Paying for sex in Ireland. Sexualities 19, 869–887.

Jinnah, Z., 2016. Cultural Causations and Expressions of Distress: a Case Study of Buufis Amongst Somalis in Johannesburg. Urban Forum 28, 111–123.

Jinnah, Z., 2016. In the Shadow of a State: Self-Settlement Strategies and Informal Governance Amongst Somalis in Johannesburg. Journal of International Migration and Integration 18, 1–15.

Jinnah, Z., 2016. L’Afrique du Sud face aux migrations économiques. Politique étrangère 53–63.

Kihato, C.W., Landau, L.B., 2016. Stealth Humanitarianism: Negotiating Politics, Precarity and Performance Management in Protecting the Urban Displaced. Journal of Refugee Studies few 031.

Landau, L. B, Kihato, C., Misago, J.P., Obot, D. and Edwards, B. 2016. Becoming Urban Humanitarians: Engaging Local Government to Protect Displaced People. Urban Institute Research Report.

Landau, L.B., Freemantle, I., 2016. Beggaring belonging in Africa’s no-man’s lands: diversity, usufruct and the ethics of accommodation. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 42, 933–951.

Landau, L.B., Palmary, I., 2016. Legacies, Linkages and Limits: Teaching Migration Studies in a South African University. Migration Studies 4, 276–280.

Mapitsa, C., 2016. Local Politics of Xenophobia. Journal of Asian and African Studies, 1-17.

Milne, E.-J., 2016. Critiquing participatory video: experiences from around the world. Area 48, 401–404.

Misago, J.P., 2016. Responding to Xenophobic Violence in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Barking Up the Wrong Tree? African Human Mobility Review 2, 443–467.

Monama, E., Landau, L.B., 2016. Tragedy or farce? Xenophobic violence against foreign nationals and other “outsiders” in post-apartheid South Africa. ACMS Issue Brief.

Musoni, F., 2016. Cross-Border Mobility, Violence and Spiritual Healing in Beitbridge District, Zimbabwe. Journal of Southern African Studies 42, 317–331.

Oliveira, E., 2016. ‘I am more than just a sex worker but you have to also know that I sell sex and it’s okay’: Lived Experiences of Migrant Sex Workers in Inner-City Johannesburg, South Africa. Urban Forum 28, 43–57.

Oliveira, E., 2016. Empowering, invasive or a little bit of both? A reflection on the use of visual and narrative methods in research with migrant sex workers in South Africa. Visual Studies 31, 260-278.

Oliveira, E., Vearey, J., 2016. ‘Know me! But, remember that this is only part of who I am’: a participatory photo research project with migrant women sex workers in inner-city Johannesburg, South Africa.  In: Arnold, M. and Meskimmon, M.  (eds) Homeland:  Migration, Women, Citizenship. Liverpool University Press: Liverpool.

Palmary, I., 2016. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, in: The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Palmary, I., 2016. The Normalization of Violence: Gender, Sexuality and Asylum, in: Gender, Sexuality and Migration in South Africa. Springer, pp. 31–52.

Palmary, I., de Gruchy, T., 2016. Changing policy: Case Study on the Trafficking in Persons Act (2013) of South Africa. WP39. Migrating out of Poverty RPC. Sussex: University of Sussex.

Richter, M., Vearey, J.,  2016. Migration and sex work in South Africa:  key concerns for gender and health.  In: Gideon, J. (ed) Gender and Health Handbook. Edward Elgar Publishing: UK.

Scheibe, A., Richter, M., Vearey, J., 2016. Sex work and South Africa’s health system: addressing the needs of the underserved. South African Health Review 2016, 165–178.

Sibanda, T. S., 2016. HIV and AIDS Discourses- Implications for Governance and Conflict in Some Parts of Southern Africa. Journal of Good Governance and Sustainable Development in Africa 3, 48-62.

Vearey, J., 2016. Mobility, migration and generalised HIV epidemics: a focus on sub-Saharan Africa. Handbook of Migration and Health 340.

Vearey, J., de Gruchy, T., Kamndaya, M., Walls, H.L., Chetty-Makkan, C.M., Hanefeld, J., 2016. Exploring the migration profiles of primary health care users in South Africa. Journal of immigrant and minority health, 1–10.

Walker, R., 2016. Selling Sex, Mothering and ‘Keeping Well ‘in the City: Reflecting on the Everyday Experiences of Cross-Border Migrant Women Who Sell Sex in Johannesburg. Urban Forum 28, 59–73.

Walls, H.L., Vearey, J., Modisenyane, M., Chetty-Makkan, C.M., Charalambous, S., Smith, R.D., Hanefeld, J., 2016. Understanding health care and population mobility in southern Africa: The case of South Africa. SAMJ: South African Medical Journal 106, 14–15.

Wilhelm-Solomon, M., 2016. Decoding dispossession: Eviction and urban regeneration in Johannesburg’s dark buildings. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 37, 378–395.

Wilhelm-Solomon, M., 2016. Disease as Dwelling: Sustaining Life with HIV in Post-displacement Northern Uganda. African Studies 75, 316–337.

Zschirnt, E., Ruedin, D., 2016. Ethnic discrimination in hiring decisions: a meta-analysis of correspondence tests 1990–2015. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 42, 1115–1134.

2015 publications

Amit, R., 2015. From Protection to Exclusion: Asylum Seekers and Immigration Detention in Democratic South Africa,’ in Amy Nethery and Stephanie J. Silverman, eds., Immigration Detention: the Migration of a Policy and its Human Impact.

Amit, R., 2015. Queue here for corruption: Measuring irregularities in South Africa’s asylum system. Pretoria: Lawyers for Human Rights.

Amit, R., and Gastrow, V., 2015. Lawless Regulation: Government and civil society attempts at regulating Somali informal trade. ACMS: Johannesburg.

Clacherty, G., 2015. The Suitcase Project: Working with Unaccompanied Child Refugees in New Ways, in: Healing and Change in the City of Gold. Springer, pp. 13–30.

Fourchard, L., Segatti, A., 2015. Introduction of xenophobia and citizenship: the everyday politics of exclusion and inclusion in Africa. Africa: The Journal of the International African Institute 85, 2–12.

Jahn, I.R., Wilhelm-Solomon, M., 2015. ‘Bones in the wrong soil’: reburial, belonging, and disinterred cosmologies in post-conflict northern Uganda. Critical African Studies 7, 182–201.

Jinnah, Z., 2015. Rational Routes? Understanding Somali Migration to South Africa. Mobility and Migration Choices: Thresholds to Crossing Borders 43.

Jinnah, Z., Cazarin, C., 2015. Making guests feel comfortable: Migrancy and labour in the hospitality sector in South Africa. MiWORC: University of the Witwatersrand.

Jinnah, Z., Munakamwe, J., 2015. A bitter harvest: Migrant workers in the commercial agricultural sector in South Africa. Johannesburg. MiWORC: University of the Witwatersrand.

Jinnah, Z., Lowe, L., 2015. Circumcising circumcision: renegotiating beliefs and practices among Somali women in Johannesburg and Nairobi. Medical anthropology 34, 371–388.

Kamndaya, M., Kazembe, L.N., Vearey, J., Kabiru, C.W., Thomas, L., 2015. Material deprivation and unemployment affect coercive sex among young people in the urban slums of Blantyre, Malawi: A multi-level approach. Health & place 33, 90–100.

Kiwanuka, M., Jinnah, Z., Hartman-Pickerill, B., 2015. Getting the house in order: Foreign migrant workers in the domestic work sector in South Africa. MiWORC: University of the Witwatersrand.

Kuehne, A., Huschke, S., Bullinger, M., 2015. Subjective health of undocumented migrants in Germany-A mixed methods approach. BMC Public Health 15, 1-12.

Landau, L.B., 2015. Becoming ‘cosmo’: Displacement, development and disguise in Ongata Rongai. Africa 85, 59–77.

Ledwith, S., Munakamwe, J., 2015. Gender, union leadership and collective bargaining: Brazil and South Africa. The Economic and Labour Relations Review 26, 411–429.

Misago, J.P., Freemantle, I., Landau, L.B., 2015. Protection from Xenophobia: An Evaluation of UNHCR’s Regional Office for Southern Africa’s Xenophobia Related Programmes. University of Witwatersrand, ACMS.

Monson, T., 2015. Everyday politics and collective mobilization against foreigners in a South African shack settlement. Africa 85, 131–153.

Munakamwe, J., 2015. Review of Costello, C. and Freedland, M. (eds.) (2014) Migrants at Work: Immigration and Vulnerability in Labour Law. Global Labour Journal 6.

Ndlovu, D.S., 2015. Violence and Memory in Breaking the Silence of Gukurahundi: A Case Study of the ZAM in Johannesburg, South Africa, in: Healing and Change in the City of Gold. Springer, pp. 59–77.

Nyangairi, B., Palmary, I., 2015. Watching Each Other’s’ Back, Coping with Precarity in Sex Work, in: Healing and Change in the City of Gold. Springer, pp. 121–134.

Oliveira, E., 2015. ‘You might not think so but I value me because I provide for my family’: Reflections of a Zimbabwean Sex Worker. The Creative Journal.

Oliveira, E., 2015. Marginalised Migrant Populations and the Use of Visual and Narrative Methodologies in South Africa. Refugee Review: Re-Conceptualizing Refugees and Forced Migration in the 21st Century 2.

Oliveira, E., Klass, V., 2015. The Cost of Sex Work: No Easy Choices. BUWA! Feminism and Culture: A Journal on African Women’s Experiences.

Oliveira, E., Vearey, J., 2015. Images of place: visuals from migrant women sex workers in South Africa. Medical anthropology 34, 305–318.

Palmary, I., 2015. Reflections on social cohesion in contemporary South Africa. Psychology in Society 62–69.

Palmary, I., and Barnes, B. R., 2015. Critical psychology in Africa: the impossible task. In I. Parker (ed.), Sage Handbook of Critical Psychology.

Palmary, I., Hamber, B., Núñez, L., 2015. Case Studies of Precarious Life in Johannesburg, in: Healing and Change in the City of Gold. Springer, pp. 1–11.

Palmary, I., Mahati, S., 2015. Using deconstructing developmental psychology to read child migrants to South Africa. Feminism & Psychology 25, 347–362.

Ripero-Muñiz, N., Fayad, S., 2016. Metropolitan nomads: a journey through Jo’burg’s “Little Mogadishu.” Anthropology Southern Africa 39, 232–240.

Segatti, A., 2015. ‘Mobutu’s ghost’: Mobilizing against foreign retailers in contemporary Congo. Africa 85, 13–36.

Steen, R., Jana, S., Reza-Paul, S., Richter, M., 2015. Trafficking, sex work, and HIV: efforts to resolve conflicts. The Lancet 385, 94–96.

Vanyoro, K.P. 2015. Pragmatic pathways: Critical perspectives on understanding research uptake in the global South. WP39. Migrating out of Poverty RPC. Sussex: University of Sussex

Vearey, J., Richter, M., 2015. Implications of Football World Cup 2010 in Johannesburg. The Lived Experiences of Migrant Sex Workers. Urban Safety and Security 114.

Walker, R., 2015. Absent bodies and present memories: marking out the everyday and the future in Eastern Sri Lanka. Identities 22, 109–123.

Walker, R., Clacherty, G., 2015. Shaping new spaces: An alternative approach to healing in current shelter interventions for vulnerable women in Johannesburg, in: Healing and Change in the City of Gold. Springer, pp. 31–58.

Walker, R., Oliveira, E., 2015. Contested spaces: Exploring the intersections of migration, sex work and trafficking in South Africa. Graduate Journal of Social Science 11.

Wilhelm-Solomon, M., 2015. Dispossessed vigils: mourning and regeneration in inner-city Johannesburg. The African Cities Reader 3.

Wilson, S. Milne, E. J., 2015. Visual activism and social justice: Using visual methods to make young people’s complex lives visible across ‘public and ‘private’ spaces. Current Sociolog6 64, 140-156.

Yengde, S.M., 2015. Caste among the Indian Diaspora in Africa. Economic and Political Weekly 50, 65–68.

Zulu, M., Wilhelm-Solomon, M., 2015. Tormented by Umnyama: An Urban Cosmology of Migration and Misfortune in Inner-City Johannesburg, in: Healing and Change in the City of Gold. Springer, pp. 135–148.

2014 publications

Amit, R., Kriger, N., 2014. Making migrants’ il-legible’: The policies and practices of documentation in post-apartheid South Africa. Kronos 40, 269–290.

Blaser, C., Landau, L.B., 2014. Managing Migration in Southern Africa: Tools for Evaluating Local Government Responsiveness. WP 19. Migrating out of Poverty RPC. Sussex: University of Sussex.

Budlender, D., Hartman-Pickerill, B., 2014. Migration and employment in South Africa: Statistical analysis of the migration module in the Quarterly Labour Force Survey, third quarter 2012. African Centre for Migration and Society, University of the Witwatersrand.

Dzingirai, V., Mutopo, P., Landau, L.B., 2014. Confirmations, Coffins and Corn: Kinship, Social Networks and Remittances from South Africa to Zimbabwe. WP18. Migrating out of Poverty RPC. Sussex: Sussex University.

Fauvelle-Aymar, C., 2014. Migration and employment in South Africa: An econometric analysis of domestic and international migrants. MiWORC. University of the Witwatersrand.

Landau, L.B., 2014. Conviviality, Rights, and Conflict in Africa’s Urban Estuaries. Politics & Society 42, 359–380.

Landau, L.B., 2014. Religion and the foundation of urban difference: belief, transcendence and transgression in South Africa and Johannesburg. Global Networks 14, 291–305.

Landau, L.B., Amit, R., 2014. Wither policy? Southern African perspectives on understanding law, ‘Refugee’policy and protection. Journal of Refugee Studies 27, 534–552.

Mthembu-Salter, G., Amit, R., Gould, C., Landau, L.B., 2014. Counting the Cost of Securitising South Africa’s Immigration Regime. WP 20. Migrating out of Poverty RPC. Sussex: Sussex University.

Palmary, I., 2014. A politics of feminist translation: using translation to understand gendered meaning-making in research. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 39, 576–580.

Palmary, I., Hamber, B., Núñez, L., 2014. Healing and change in the City of Gold: Case studies of coping and support in Johannesburg. Springer.

Polzer Ngwato, T., Jinnah, Z., 2014. Migrants and Mobilisation around Socio-Economic Rights, in M. Langford & B. Cousins & J. Dugard & T. Madlingozi (eds.) Socio-Economic Rights in South Africa: Symbols or Substance 389–420. Cambridge University Press: New York.

Richter, M., Chersich, M.F., Vearey, J., Sartorius, B., Temmerman, M., Luchters, S., 2014. Migration status, work conditions and health utilization of female sex workers in three South African cities. Journal of immigrant and minority health 16, 7–17.

Richter, M.L., Scorgie, F., Chersich, M.F., Luchters, S., 2014. ‘There are a lot of new people in town: but they are here for soccer, not for business’a qualitative inquiry into the impact of the 2010 soccer world cup on sex work in South Africa. Globalization and health 10, 45.

Strode, A., Richter, M., Wallace, M., Toohey, J., Technau, K., 2014. Failing the vulnerable: Three new consent norms that will undermine health research with children. Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine 15, 46–49.

Vearey, J., 2014. Healthy migration: A public health and development imperative for south (ern) Africa. SAMJ: South African Medical Journal 104, 663–664.

Vearey, J., Misago, J.P., Araia, T., Monama, E. 2014. Migration, mobility and urban vulnerability: Implications from urban governance in South Africa. Report produced for the South African Cities Network.

Venter, F., Allais, L., Richter, M., 2014. Exposure Ethics: Does HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Raise Ethical Problems for the Health Care Provider and Policy Maker? Bioethics 28, 269–274.

Venter, W.D.F., Black, A., Allais, L., Richter, M., 2014. Should HIV be a notifiable disease? Old questions with some new arguments. SAMJ: South African Medical Journal 104, 607–609.

2013 publications

African Centre for Migration & Society. 2013 MiWORC Fact Sheet No.1. Labour migration by numbers: South Africa’s foreign and domestic migration data. Johannesburg: African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand (coordinated by A. Segatti).

Amit, R. 2013. Detention as an Instrument of Control: Security Rhetoric and the Legitimization of Illegality in South Africa, Forced Migration Review, Special Issue: Detention, Alternatives to Detention and Deportation (September).

Blaser, C. and Landau. L., 2013. The Governance of Multiple Elsewheres: Evaluating Municipalities’ Response to Mobility. Trialog 116/117, 33-37.

Budlender, D. 2013. MiWORC Report No.2. Improving the quality of available statistics on foreign labour in South Africa: Existing data sets. Johannesburg: African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand (coordinated  by Z. Jinnah & A. Segatti).

Budlender, D. 2013. MiWORC Report No.3. Improving the quality of available statistics on foreign labour in South Africa: Strategic recommendations. Johannesburg: African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand (coordinated  by Z. Jinnah & A. Segatti).

Budlender, D. 2013. MiWORC Report No.4. Improving the quality of available statistics on foreign labour in South Africa: Suggestions for a Quarterly Labour Force Survey migration module and municipal level surveys. Johannesburg: African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand (coordinated  by Z. Jinnah & A. Segatti).

Drimie, S., Faber, M., Vearey, J.,Nunez, L. 2013.  Dietary diversity of formal and informal residents in Johannesburg, South Africa. BMC Public Health  13, 1-9.

El-Khatib, Z., Scales, D., Vearey, J., Forsberg, B. 2013. Syrian Refugees: between rocky crisis in Syria and hard inaccessibility to healthcare services in Lebanon and Jordan. Conflict and Health 7, 1-3.

Gastrow, V. 2013. Business robbery, the foreign trader and the small shop: How business robberies affect Somali traders in the Western Cape. South African Crime Quarterly 43, 5-15.

Gastrow, V., R. Amit. 2013. Somalinomics: A case study of the economics of Somali informal trade in the Western Cape. Research Report: Johannesburg: African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand.

Hornberger, J. 2013. “God Moves Big Time in Sophiatown.” Community Policing and ‘The Fight against Evil’ in a Poor Johannesburg Neighbourhood. In Kebeet von Benda‐Beckman, K., von Benda‐Beckmann, F. and Ramstedt, M. (eds) Religion in Dispute, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillian: 75-92.

Hornberger, J. 2013. From General to Commissioner to General. The State of Popular Policing in South Africa. Law and Social Inquiry 38, 598–614.

Landau, L.B. 2013. ‘Belonging amidst Shifting Sands: Insertion, Self-Exclusion, and the Remaking of African Urbanism,’ in A Kane and T. H. Leedy (Editors), African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives. Bloomington: Indiana University Press: 93-112.

Landau, L.B. 2013. Mobility, Belonging, and Governance in Africa’s Urban Estuaries. The Brown Journal of World Affairs 20, 107-121.

Landau, L.B., Segatti, A. with Freemantle, I. 2013. Urbanisation & Migration: The Governance of Mobility and Spatial Inequalities, in U. Pillay, G. Hagg and F. Nyamnjoh (Editors), State of the Nation: South Africa 2012-2013. Pretoria: HSRC Press: 355-377.

Landau, L.B., Segatti, A. with Misago, J.P.  2013. Planning and Participation in Cities that Move: Identifying Obstacles to Municipal Mobility Management. Public Administration and Development 33, 113-124.

Landau, L.B., Segatti, A. 2013. Internal Migration, South Africa. Encyclopedia of Global Human MigrationNew York: Wiley Blackwell New York.

Landau, L.B., Segatti, A. 2013. ‘The Southern Crossroads: Human Mobility and Development in South Africa,’ in J. Cortina & F. Siddique (Editors), New Perspectives on International Migration and Development. New York: Columbia University Press, 196-228.

Luchters S.*, Richter M.*, Bosire W, Nelson G, King’ola N, Zhang X, Temmerman M, Chersich, MF. 2013. The contribution of emotional partners to sexual risk taking and violence among female sex workers in Mombasa, Kenya: a cohort study. PLoS One  8, 1-9. (*combined first author).

Misago, J.P., Landau, L.B.  2013. Gutters, Gates, and Gangs: Collaborative Sampling in ‘Post-Violence’ Johannesburg. Journal of Refugee Studies 26, 116-125

Nshimbi, C.C., Fioramonti, L. 2013.  A region without borders? Policy frameworks for regional labour migration towards South Africa. MiWORC Report No.1. Johannesburg: African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand.

Polzer- Ngwato, T., Jinnah Z. 2013. Migrants and mobilisation around socio-economic rights in Langford, M., Cousins, B., Dugard, J., and Madlingozi,T (Eds). Migrants Rights. Symbols or Substance? The Role and Impact of Socio-Economic Rights Strategies in South Africa, Cambridge University Press. Chapter 14: 389-420

Pons-Vignon, N., Segatti, A. 2013. Introduction: Revisiting the South African developmental impasse: the national neoliberal revolution. Review of African Political Economy 40, 507-518.

Richter, Marlise Chersich MF., Temmerman M., Luchters, S. 2013. Characteristics, sexual behaviour and risk factors of female, male and transgender sex workers in South Africa. South African Medical Journal 103, 246-251.

Scorgie, F., Nakato, D., Harper, E., Richter, M., Maseko, S., Nare, P., Smit J., Chersich M.F. 2013. ‘We are despised in the hospitals’: Sex workers’ experiences of accessing health care in four African countries. Culture, Health and Sexuality 15, 450-65.

Segatti, A., Pons-Vignon, N. 2013. Stuck in stabilisation? South Africa’s post-apartheid macro-economic policy between ideological conversion and technocratic capture.  Review of African Political Economy 40, 537 – 555.

Shaffer, M. 2013. Gender dynamics and women’s changing roles in Johannesburg’s Somali community. St Antony’s International Review 9, 33 – 52.

Vearey, J. 2013. HIV, population mobility, and the post-conflict nexus: unpacking complexity. International Peacekeeping 20, 439-449.

Vearey, J. 2013. Migration, urban health and inequality in Johannesburg.  In:  Bastia, T. (Ed).  Migration and Inequality.  Routledge: London, 121-144.

Venter, WF., Allais, L., Richter, M. 2013. Exposure Ethics: Does HIV Pre-exposure prophylaxis raise ethical problems for the health care provider and policy maker? Bioethics 28, 269-274.

Vigneswaran,  D. 2013. A Corrupt International Society: How Britain was Duped into its First Indian Conquest, in Joel Quirk, Shogo Suzuki and Yongjin Zhang (Eds.) International Orders in the Early Modern World: Before the Rise of the West. London: Routledge.

Vigneswaran, D., Quirk. J. 2013. Human Bondage in Africa: Historical Legacies and Recent Innovations, in Darshan Vigneswaran, & Joel Quirk (Eds.), Slavery, Migration and Contemporary Bondage in Africa, Trenton, N.J: Africa World Press.

Vigneswaran, D. 2013. The Criminalization of Human Mobility: A Case Study of Law Enforcement in South Africa, in Katja Franko Aas and Mary Bosworth (eds.), The Borders of Punishment: Criminal Justice, Citizenship and Social Exclusion, Oxford University Press: Oxford.

Wilhelm-Solomon, M. 2013. The Priest’s Soldiers: HIV Therapies, Health Identities, and Forced Encampment in Northern Uganda. Medical anthropology 32, 227-246.

2012 publications

ACMS, Oxfam GB. 2012. Addressing the Division of  whom? South Africa’s ‘Fault lines’ and Trends in Social Cohesion Policy. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Amit, R. 2012. All Roads Lead to Rejection: Persistent Bias and Incapacity in South African Refugee Status Determination. Research Report June 2012 ACMS, Wits, Johannesburg.

Amit, R. 2012. No Way In Barriers to Access, Service and Administrative Justice at South Africa’s Refugee Reception Offices. Research Report September ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Elphick, R., Amit, R. 2012. Border Justice Migration, Access to Justice and the Experiences of Unaccompanied Minors and Survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Musina. Research Report ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Amit, R. 2012. Breaking the Law, Breaking the Bank The Cost of Home Affairs’ Illegal Detention Practices. Research Report September ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Gastrow, V., Amit, R. 2012. Elusive Justice Somali Traders’ Access to Formal and Informal Justice Mechanisms in the Western Cape. Research Report ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Jinnah, Z. 2012. “We have to go into the bush”: Understanding the responses of NGOs and government in addressing conditions faced by cross border migrant workers in Musina. Research Report April ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Monson, T., Takabvirwa, K., Anderson, J., Polzer Ngwato, T., Freemantle, I. 2012. Promoting Social Cohesion and Countering Violence Against Foreigners and Other ‘Outsiders’: A study of social cohesion interventions in fourteen South African Townships. Research Report  ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Segatti, A., Adeagbo, O., Ogunyemi, S. 2012. Nigerians in South Africa: Facts and Figures. Issue Brief 8a. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

2011 publications

Amit, R. 2011. First Safe Country Principle in Law and Practice. Issue Brief 7. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Amit, R. 2011. The Zimbabwean Documentation Process: Lessons Learned. Research Report January 2011 ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

ACMS. 2011. Towards improving forced migrant access to health and psychosocial rights in urban South Africa – a focus on Johannesburg  Issue Brief 8. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Amit, R. 2011.  Winning Isn’t Everything: Courts, Context and the Barriers to Effecting Change through Public Interest Litigation. South African Journal on Human Rights (SAJHR) 27, 8-38.

Amit, R. 2011. No Refuge: Flawed Status Determination and the Failures of South Africa’s Refugee System to Provide Protection. International Journal of Refugee Law 23, 458-88.

Delva, W., Richter M., Koker P. D., Chersich M., Temmerman, M. 2011.  Sex Work during the 2010 FIFA World Cup: Results from a Three-Wave Cross-Sectional Survey. Plos One 6, 1-4.

Fauvelle-Aymar, C., Segatti, A. 2011. People, Space and Politics: An Exploration of Factors Explaining the 2008 Anti-Foreigner Violence in South Africa. In Loren B. Landau (Ed.) Exorcising the Demons within: Xenophobia, Violence and Statecraft in Contemporary South Africa, Johannesburg: Wits Press, 56-88.

Hornberger, J. 2011. Policing and Human Rights. The Meaning of Violence and Justice in the Everyday Policing of Johannesburg. London: Routledge.

Landau, L. B. 2011. Postscript: Demons and Democracy: Positive Values and the Politics of Outsiderness in Contemporary South Africa .  In Loren B. Landau, (Ed.) Exorcising the Demons within: Xenophobia, Violence and Statecraft in Contemporary South Africa, Johannesburg: Wits Press, 226-36.

Landau, L. B., Duponchel, M. 2011.  Laws, Policies, or Social Position? Capabilities and the Determinations of Effective Protection in Four African Cities. Journal of Refugee Studies 24, 1-22.

Landau, L. B., Segatti A., Misago, J. P. 2011.  Mobility and Municipalities: Local Authorities, Local Impacts, and the Challenges of Movement. In Aurelia Segatti and Loren B. Landau (Eds) Contemporary Migration to South Africa: A Regional Development Issue, Washington: World Bank, 81-104. 

Madhavan, S., Landau, L. B. 2011.  Bridges to Nowhere: Hosts, Migrants, and the Chimera of Social Capital in Three African Cities. Population and Development Review 37, 473-497.

Misago, J. P. 2011.  Disorder in a Changing Society: Authority and the Micro-Politics of Violence. In Loren B. Landau (Ed.) Exorcising the Demons within: Xenophobia, Violence and Statecraft in Contemporary South Africa, Johannesburg: Wits Press

Monson, T., Arian, R. 2011.  Media Memory: A Critical Reconstruction of the May 2008 Violence. In Loren B. Landau (Ed) Exorcising the Demons within: Xenophobia, Violence and Statecraft in Contemporary South AfricaJohannesburg: Wits Press.

Nunez, L., Vearey J., Drimie, S. 2011.  Who cares? HIV-related sickness, urban-rural linkages, and the gendered role of care in return migration in South Africa. Gender and Development 19, 105-114.

Olago, S.M. 2011. Responding to Human Mobility: Is Local Government Set up for Failure? Issue Brief 6. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Oliveira, E. 2011. Searching for the ‘Land of Opportunities’ A Story about a Migrant Zimbabwean Woman who Sells Sex in Johannesburg. Oxford Monitor of Forced Migration 1, 58-63.

Oluwafemi, A. 2011.  Social Support as a Panacea for Mental Illness: A Study of Nigerian Immigrants in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology 3, 328-331.

Oluwafemi, A. 2011. HIV/Aids Health Exclusion of Forced Migrants: A Challenge to Human Rights. Oxford Monitor of Forced Migration 1, 47-50.

Oluwafemi, A., Iyi, J.M. 2011. Post-Election Crisis in Kenya and Internally Displaced Persons: A Critical Appraisal. Journal of Politics and Law 4, 174-179.

Palmary I. 2011. In Your Experience: Research as Gendered Cultural Translation. Gender, Place and Culture 18, 99-113.

Polzer Ngwato, T., Segatti, A. 2011.  From Defending Migrant Rights to New Political Subjectivities: Gauteng Migrants’ Organisations After May 2008. In Loren B. Landau (Ed.) Exorcising the Demons within: Xenophobia, Violence and Statecraft in Contemporary South Africa, Johannesburg: Wits Press.

Polzer, T. 2011. Together apart: Migration, integration and spatialised identities in South African border villages. Geoforum 43, 561-572.

SALGA, ACMS. 2011. Governing Migration & Urbanisation in South African Municipalities: Developing Approaches to Counter Poverty and Social Fragmentation. Pretoria: South African Local Government Association.

Segatti, A. 2011.  Migration to South Africa: Regional Challenges versus National Instruments and Interests. In Segatti, A., Landau, L.B. (Eds) Contemporary Migration to South Africa: A Regional Development Issue, Washington: World Bank and Paris.

Segatti, A. 2011.  Turning South African Immigration Policy Into a Development Instrument; What It Means & What It Takes. In Segatti, A., Landau, L.B. (Eds). Contemporary Migration to South Africa. A Regional Development Issue, Washington: World Bank and Paris.

Segatti, A. 2011. Introduction: Migration to South Africa: Regional Challenge vs. National Instruments & Interests?, In Segatti, A., Landau, L.B. (Eds.) Contemporary Migration to South Africa. A Regional Development Issue, Washington: World Bank.

Segatti, A. 2011. Reforming South African Immigration Policy in the Postapartheid Period (1990–2010). In Segatti, A., Landau, L.B. (Eds) Contemporary Migration to South Africa: A Regional Development Issue, Washington: World Bank and Paris: AFD, 31-66.

Vearey, J. 2011.  Challenging urban health: towards an improved local government response to migration, informal settlements, and HIV in Johannesburg, South Africa. Global Health Action 4, 1-9.

Vearey, J. 2011.  Learning from HIV: Exploring migration and health in South Africa. Global Public Health 7, 58-70.

Vearey, J. 2011. Migration and Health in South Africa: Implications for Development. In Aurelia Segatti and Loren B. Landau (Eds) Contemporary Migration to South Africa: A Regional Development Issue, Washington: World Bank, 121-136.

Vigneswaran, D. 2011.  ‘Separation Anxiety’: The Historical Origins of Xenophobia in the SAPS. In Loren B. Landau (Ed.) Exorcising the Demons within: Xenophobia, Violence and Statecraft in Contemporary South Africa. Johannesburg: Wits.

Vigneswaran, D. 2011.  Incident Reporting: A Technique for Studying Police Corruption. Policing & Society 21, 190-213.

Vigneswaran, D. 2011. Migration Control, Documentation, and State Transformation. In Segatti, A., Landau, L.B. (Eds) Contemporary Migration to South Africa: A Regional Development IssueWashington: World Bank, 105-120.

Vigneswaran, D., Landau, L. 2011. South African Immigration Control and the Transformation of Sovereign Territoriality in Scarlett Cornellissen, Fantu Cheru and Timothy M. Shaw (eds.) Africa and International Relations in the Twenty-First Century: Still Challenging Theory? Palgrave: New York.

Vigneswaran, D., Sutton, R. 2011. A Kafkaesque State: Deportation and Detention in South Africa. Citizenship Studies 15, 627-642.

Vigneswaran, D., Sutton, R., Wels, H., 2011. Waiting in Liminal Space: Migrants Queuing for Home Affairs in South Africa. Anthropology Southern Africa 34, 30-37.

2010 publications

ACMS. 2010. Population Movements in and to South Africa. Migration Factsheet 1. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Amit, R. 2010. Lost in the Vortex: Irregularities in the Detention and Deportation of Non-Nationals in South Africa. CoRMSA and ACMS Report April 2010, Wits: Johannesburg.

Araia, T., Kola, S., Polzer, T. 2010. Migration and Employment in the Construction Industry. Pilot Study July 2010 ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Amit, R. 2010. Protection and Pragmatism Addressing Administrative Failures in South Africa’s Refugee Status Determination Decisions. Report April ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Gindrey, V. 2010. La Migration et la Nouvelle Ville Africaine. Résultats de l’enquête Avril 2010 ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

International Organisation for Migration. 2010. Migration and health in SADC A review of the literature. IOM: Johannesburg. (Research by Vearey, J. and Wheeler, B.).

Misago, J.P., Gindrey, V., Duponchel, M., Landau, L., Polzer, T. 2010. Vulnerability, Mobility and Place. Alexandra and Central Johannesburg Pilot Survey October 2010, Wits: Johannesburg.

Misago, J.P, Takabvirwa, K., Kanyane, M., Siziba, G. 2010.Governing Migration and Urbanisation: Developing Approaches to Counter Poverty and Social Fragmentation. Detailed Case Study Report December ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Polzer, T. 2010. ‘Xenophobia’: Violence against Foreign Nationals and other ‘Outsiders’ in Contemporary South Africa. Issue Brief 3. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Polzer, T. 2010. Regularising Zimbabwean Migration to South Africa. Issue Brief 1.. ACMS, Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Richter, M, Delva, W. 2010. “Maybe it will be better once this World Cup has passed”. Research findings regarding the impact of the 2010 Soccer World Cup on Sex Work in South Africa, Wits: Johannesburg.

South African Human Rights Commission. 2010. Report on the SAHRC Investigation into Issues of Rule of Law, Justice and Impunity arising out of the 2008 Public Violence against Non-Nationals. SAHRC: Johannesburg. 

Vearey, J., Nunez, L. 2010. Migration and Health in South Africa: A review of the current and recommendations for achieving the World Health Assembly Resolution on the Health of Migrants. Report November ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

2009 publications

ACMS. 2009. Towards Tolerance, Law, and Dignity: Addressing Violence against Foreign Nationals in South Africa. Report February, IOM: Johannesburg.

Amit, R. 2009. National survey of the refugee reception and status determination system in South Africa. MRMP Research Report February, Wits, Johannesburg.

Hillier, L. (Ed). 2009. Regional Seminar on Children Who Cross Borders in Southern Africa. ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Jinnah, J., Holaday, R. 2009. Migrant Mobilisation: Structure and Strategies in claiming rights in South Africa and Nairobi. Report December ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Kiwanuka, M., Monson, T. 2009. Zimbabwean migration into Southern Africa: New trends and responses. Report November ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Landau, L., Segatti, A. 2009. Human Development Impacts of Migration: South Africa Case Study. Human Development Research Paper 2009/05, UNDP: Johannesburg.

Landau, L. B. 2009. Migrant Integration: Identity, Citizenship, and Tolerance. In L. Herzer, S. D. Klump, and M. E. Malinkin (Eds.), Transnational Migration to New Regional Centers: Policy Challenges, Practice, and the Migrant Experience. Perspectives: Political Analysis and Commentary from Southern Africa. Washington DC: Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars: 23-30.

Misago, J.P. 2009. Violence, Labour and the Displacement of Zimbabweans in De Doorns, Western Cape. Issue Brief 2. Johannesburg: ACMS, Wits University.

Monson, T., Igglesden, V., Polzer, T. 2009. Humanitarian Assistance to Internally Displaced Persons in South Africa: Lessons Learned Following Attacks on Foreign Nationals in May 2008. Report January ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Palmary, I. 2009. For Better Implementation of Migrant Children’s Rights in South Africa. ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Vigneswaran, D., Hornberger, J. 2009. Beyond ‘Good Cop’ / ‘Bad Cop’: Understanding Informality and Police Corruption in South Africa. October Report ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Vigneswaran, D., Duponchel, M. 2009. One Burden Too Many? A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Immigration Policing in Gauteng. Report December ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Wachira, G.M. 2009. Migrants’ Right to Health in Southern Africa. ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

2008 publications

Aurelia Wa Kabwe-Segatti and Loren B. Landau (Eds.). 2008. Migration in Postapartheid South Africa: Challenges and Questions to Policy-Makers. Paris: Agence Française de Développement.

Consortium for Refugees and Migrants in South Africa. 2008. Protecting Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Immigrants in South Africa. Research Report 18 June, CoRMSA: Johannesburg.

Gindrey, V., Landau, L.B. 2008. Poverty Trend Analysis for Gauteng Province 2009-2055. Report compiled for the Gauteng Department of Economic Development.

Greenburg, J., Polzer, T. 2008. Migrant Access to Housing in South African Cities. Migrants Rights Monitoring Project Special Report No. 2, Wits: Johannesburg.

Landau, L. B. 2008. Building and Belonging in African Cities, in Adrian Hadland (Ed.), Violence and Xenophobia in South Africa: Developing Consensus, Moving to Action. Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council: 44-59.

Landau, L. B. 2008. Protection as Capability Expansion, in David Hollenbach (Ed.), Advocating Refugee Rights: Ethics, Advocacy, and Africa. Washington: Georgetown University Press: 103-124.

Landau, L. B. 2008. Violence, Condemnation, and the Meaning of Living in South Africa, in S. Hassim, T. Kupe, and E. Worby (Eds.), Go Home Or Die Here: Violence, Xenophobia, and the Reinvention of Difference in South Africa. Johannesburg: Wits University Press: 105- 118.

Landau, L.B. 2008. Drowning in Numbers, in Robyn Leslie (Ed.), Migration from Zimbabwe: Numbers, Needs, and Policy OptionsJohannesburg: Centre for Development and Enterprise: pp. 7-15.

Landau, L.B. 2008. Shaping Urban Futures: Reflections on Human Mobility and Poverty in Africa’s Globalizing Cities, in A. Garland, M. Massoumi and B. A. Ruble (Eds.), Global Urban Poverty: Setting the AgendaWashington: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the United States Agency for International Development: 11-36.

Landau, L.B. 2008. The Promise of Freedom, Regional Integration, and Refugee Protection, in J. Handmaker, J. Klaaren, and L. de la Hunt (Eds.), Advancing Refugee Protection in South Africa. Oxford: Berghahn Books: 27-46

Landau, L.B., Segatti, A. 2008. Human Development Impacts of Migration: South African Case Study. Report for the United Nations Development Programme.

Landau, L.B. 2008. Protecting Refugees, Asylum Seekers, and Immigrants in South Africa. Report for the Consortium of Refugees and Migrants in South Africa.

Landau, L,B. 2008. The Humanitarian Hangover: Displacement, Aid, and Transformation in Western Tanzania. Johannesburg: Wits University Press.

Misago, J. P., Landau, L.B., Monson, T. 2008. Triggers, Territory, and Terror: Explaining the 2008 Xenophobic Violence in South Africa. Report for the International Organisation of Migration (December).

Monson, T. 2008. Immigration, Sovereignty, and Power in South African Cities, in Clunan, A., Trinkunas, H. eds., Ungoverned Spaces? Alternatives to State Authority in an Era of Softened Sovereignty. (In collaboration with Landau, L.B.)

Segatti, A., Landau, L, B. 2008. Immigration, Transit and Urban Transformation A Comparative Study of Post-Apartheid Migration and Urbanisation in Lubumbashi, Maputo and Johannesburg. July Report ACMS, Wits: Johannesburg.

Vigneswaran, D. (Ed). 2008. Barriers to asylum: The Marabastad refugee reception office. MRMP Report August, Wits: Johannesburg.