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ANTH 540C: Migration and Mobility


Keeping up with international news can be a challenge. You may also want to explore news by country using


  • BBC Country Profiles are updated irregularly but can provide more in-depth coverage of regions within countries
  • CNN Interactive - Africa
  • provides information and analysis about political, economic, environmental and social developments in the countries of Central Asia and the Caucasus, as well as in Russia, Turkey, and Southwest Asia.
  • Neweurasia is a blogging network that showcases English-language blogs on Central Asia and the Caucausus.
  • NewsLink: Links to African newspapers
  • Radio Free Europe: reports news in countries where the free press is banned or not yet fully established
  • East Asian sources coming soon.


  • World News Collection Archive (to 2103) - Archive of translated and English-language news and information compiled from thousands of non-U.S. media sources.


  • The Economist is a weekly magazine with sections for both Asia and Europe covering government, politics, business, and culture. 
  • Foreign Affairs Published by New York based think tank - the Council on Foreign Relations

For more comprehensive information about finding news sources in the UBC Library collection, please consult Newspapers: Getting Started