On 9 February, 2021, openDemocracy published an article by LERRN Director James Milner on the opportunities for meaningful refugee participation, and the possibility for a more responsive and reliable global refugee regime during the COVID-19 pandemic. The article references numerous initiatives by LERRN partners to build a response to the pandemic through the localization of knowledge protection.

“If ever there was a moment to recognize and reinforce the need for collective and inclusive action to address issues of shared concern, that time is now.”

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