An examination of the legislative framework and policy instruments in the EU migration and asylum law

Gunay T. and Schneider H. (2022) An examination of the legislative framework and policy instruments in the EU migration and asylum law. MIGNEX Background Paper. Oslo: Peace Research Institute Oslo. Available here.

New video on the MISTY Research Project by Melissa Siegel

In this latest video by Melissa Siegel, she examines the motivations and some of the outcomes of the Mistity Project which is examining the interaction of Migration, Sustainability and Transformation. For more information on the project, click here. To watch…

25/01/2023 – UNU-MERIT/MACIMIDE Seminar on The Russian Narration of the Deportation of Crimean Tatars in 1944

Abstract: Deportation – the forcible eviction of the Crimean Tatar people from their historical homeland – from the Crimea, carried out during May 18–21, 1944, is one of the crimes of the Soviet totalitarian regime. Forcible deportation of large groups…

23/01/2023 – MPC Seminar on Protecting the Rights of Irregular Migrants in Europe

Join this hybrid seminar that will explore the protection gaps between the rights of all individuals as articulated in European human rights standards and the experiences of irregular migrants living and working across EU Member States. There are large gaps…

Melissa Siegel’s latest video examines mingrant integration in India

Through this series, Melissa Siegel looks at how national policies facilitate migrant integration on a country-by-country basis with the use of MIGNEX’s data. In this video she looks at the favorability of integration policies in India. To watch the video…

New Video by Melissa Siegel on Migrant Football players

In her new video, Melissa Siegel looks at football players born in a different country than the national teams they played for in the FIFA World Cup. She looks at the historical trends around this as well as the rules…

Vacancy: Assistant professor in Transnational Migration

FASoS is looking for an Assistant Professor with demonstrated excellence in teaching and research related to transnational migration, social inequalities and climate change. You will focus on migrant communities in Europe and beyond, from a transnational perspective and take global…

27/01/23 – Dr Daan Hovens to give a lecture on Language policy and linguistic landscapes

In 2023, the Linguistic Landscape Research Group of the School Languages and Translation Studies at the University of Turku will launch a new lecture series on multilingualism. Everyone is warmly welcome to attend the lectures, which will be held online…

Following the ‘hype’: The role of leisure practices during ‘homeland’ visits in transnational youth’s way of relating to Ghana

Akom Ankobrey, G. (2022). Following the ‘hype’: The role of leisure practices during ‘homeland’ visits in transnational youth’s way of relating to Ghana. Global Networks, 23(1), 262-276. https://doi.org/10.1111/glob.12413.

24/01/23 – Migration and Decent Work: Challenges for the Global South

You are invited to a hybrid roundtable to discuss evidence from a recently published Dejusticia book, Migration and Decent Work: Challenges for the Global South. The second in a series of migration policy roundtables hosted by the United Nations University Centre…