Committee
UNGA High-Level Summit on Rights of Refugees and Migrants (High School & University)
Country
United Kingdom

Author

Nikolay Danov
Bulgaria

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/9214

Delegation for: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Committee: UN General Assembly High-Level Summit on the Rights of Refugees and Migrants

STRATEGIES TO COUNTER THE SURGE OF INTOLERANCE AND XENOPHOBIA AGAINST MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES AROUND THE GLOBE

In times of growing dimensions of migration movements and the thereof emerging changes of the social composition of states and nations, certain despicable aspects of human nature seem to appear more attractive to an increasing number of people. Among those, yet not exclusively, are tendencies to intolerance towards refugees and migrants and xenophobia, which can be defined as resentments towards foreigners in general. Not uncommonly, those attitudes concur with a general violent disposition. The United Kingdom contemns all degeneracies of these attitudes and despises all ideologies and doctrines which set to disadvantage and di...