GC1 2. Who am I - lesson 4 - refugees push and pull

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In deze les zitten 21 slides, met interactieve quizzen, tekstslides en 1 video.

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Slide 1 - Tekstslide

Goals for this lesson
At the end of this lesson you...
- know why people migrate
- can name push and pull factors
- can explain what a refugee is

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

Please explain in your own words what migration means.

Slide 3 - Open vraag

Reasons for migration
  1. economic
  2. social 
  3. political
  4. environmental

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

People may migrate, because they can't earn enough money in their home-country.

Slide 5 - Tekstslide

People may migrate, because another group of people opresses (onderdrukken) or discriminates (discrimineren) against them.

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

People may migrate, because their government (regering) draws up laws (wetten) that are not fair.

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

People may migrate because their country has lots of waste (afval) everywhere and there is no one to get rid of it.

Slide 8 - Tekstslide

Reasons for migration
  • Push-factors
  • Pull-factors

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

push or pull?

Slide 10 - Tekstslide

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

Push- and pull-factors
I have sent you an email with a few pictures. Have a look at them and write down as many push-factors and pull-factors as you can think of.

push-factor: reason for someone to leave their country.
pull-factor: reason for someone to move to a certain country.

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

Alternative activity
In groups, find example photos on the internet which shows why someone might leave their country. Look at current situations in the news.
push-factor: reason for someone to leave their country.
pull-factor: reason for someone to move to a certain country.

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

Lack of schools, healthcare etc.
Being unsafe
High levels of crime
Crops failing
Better work
Good schools, healthcare etc.
Less crime
Better climate
Political stability
Fertile (vruchtbaar) land
Less risk of disasters

Slide 14 - Tekstslide

What does 'refugee' (vluchteling) mean to you?

Slide 15 - Open vraag

Look up the meaning of 'refugee' on the internet and post your findings here.

Slide 16 - Open vraag

United Nations
Under the United Nations 1951 Refugee Convention, a refugee
is defined as someone with a "well-founded fear of being persecuted (vervolging) for reasons of
race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion"
and who "owing to such fear are unwilling to return to their country”.

Slide 17 - Tekstslide

Which of those push- and pull- factors that we just talked about can belong to someone who is a refugee?

Slide 18 - Tekstslide

Remember the 17 SDGs?
Here's a short clip of Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) explaining the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Slide 19 - Tekstslide

Slide 20 - Video

What have you learnt today?

Slide 21 - Open vraag