Yeasmin, Nafisa 

Researcher

Education
  • Master of Laws, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
  • Certificate in Multicultural Education and Guidance, University of Lapland
  • Certificate in Dialogue Facilitator, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland

Research Topic
  • Sustainable immigration  policy in the Barent Region: a study on international and national norms and policies in practice.

Publications 
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa (2016). "The Determinants of Sustainable Entrepreneurship of Immigrants in Lapland: An analysis of Theoretical Factors." Entrepreneurial Business and Economic Review 4(1), p 129-159
  • Riitta Kemppainen-Koivisto and Yeasmin, Nafisa (2016). " Työn tekemisen erilaiset vaihtoehdot – yhdessä oppimalla kohti sosiaalista yrittäjyyttä Rovaniemellä [ Different career paths for work- towards social enterpreneurship in Rovaniemi]” . Rovaniemi: City corporation pp.1-60.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa (2016). " Human Rights Violation of Immigrants in the Nordic Countries: A Threat to Community Sustainability " (Forthcoming).
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa (2014). " Justification for Community Sustainability of Religious Minorities in Northern Finland: an Analytical approach." Current developments of Arctic Law, 2(2014).
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa (2014). "Maahanmuuttjien Kotoutuminen Pohjois-Suomessa:Uskonnollisten Yhdyskuntien Rooli [Integration of Immigrant in Northern Finland: Role of Religious Communities]. ETNO, Ministry of Justice, Finland and The Centre for Economic Development, Environment and Transport (Lapland and North Ostrobothnia). 
  • Koikkalainen, Saara ja Nafisa Yeasmin (2014) . "Kestävä maahanmuuttajayrittäjyys Lapissa [Sustainable Immigrant Entrepreneurship In Lapland]." Available at, http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-484-726-1
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa ( 2013). Implementation of EU immigration policy in the Barents Euro Arctic region- towards a framework for policy analysis, Year Book of Polar Law
  • Yeasmin. Nafisa (2013). Mapping human rights challenges of immigrants in Finland. Current Developments of Arctic Law. University of the Arctic.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa (2012). Immigration and Changing Humans’ Attitudes in Rovaniemi -a case study,p- 33. In Complex Gaze at a Complex World: Challenges of Comparison in Social Research. Abstract book International conference in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Centre for Independent Social Research (CISR), May 25-27,  St. Petersburg, Russia.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa (2012). Life as an immigrant in Rovaniemi. In Politics of Development in the Barents Region. Monica Tennberg (eds.) Fall, Lapland University Press.

Newspaper articles

  • Yeasmin, Nafisa 2016. “ Näkökulma voi vaihtaa [Perspective can Change…..].”Lapin Kansa, January 25, 2016.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa 2016. “Syyllisyytä ja sympatiä [ The guilt and sympathy].” Uusi Rovaniemi, February 6, 2016.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa 2015. "Pitääkö maahanmuutto ajatella uusiksi?" [Immigration Policy: A Dynamic Thought]. Lapin Kansa, January 18, 2015. 
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa 2013. Refugees, the opportunity for Finland, Lapin Kansa, October 2013.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa 2012. Työtä maahanmuuttaneille Lapissa ( job opportunities for immigrants in Rovaniemi), Lapin kansa , October 2012.
  • Yeasmin, Nafisa 2012. Maahanmuuttajan nouorten on kuultava (Voice of young immigrant must be heard) Uusi Rovaniemi, October 2012.


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nafisa.yeasmin(at)ulapland.fi

Projects

  • Foreign Lounge promotes jobseekers with immigrant background to get access to the labor market in Lapland
  • Foreign Lounge -hanke (2015-2018) edistää ulkomaalaistaustaisten työnhakijoiden työllistymistä Lapissa.
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