CfA NCCR Visiting Fellowships

The National Center of Competence in Research nccr – on the move aims to enhance the understanding of contemporary migration patterns. Connecting disciplines, the NCCR brings together research projects from the social sciences, economics and law. Managed from the University…

IMISCOE Springer Research Series Invites Submissions of Book Proposals

IMISCOE Springer Research Series Invites Submissions of Book Proposals. The RESEARCH series presents empirical and theoretical scholarship addressing issues of international migration, integration and social cohesion in Europe. Authored by experts in the field, the works provide a rich reference source…

Recent Macimide Publications, 14 August 2017

Bigili, Ö., Kuschminder, K., Siegel, M. (2017). Return migrants’ perceptions of living conditions in Ethiopia: A gendered analysis. Migration Studies (forthcoming). Cebotari, V., Mazzucato, V., Appiah, E. (2017). A longitudinal analysis of well-being of Ghanaian children in transnational families. Child Development (forthcoming). Cebotari, V., Mazzucato, V., Siegel,…

ITEM-Publication: ‘Beyond the Refugee Crisis’

Anyone who thinks that all asylum seekers who are granted a residence permit in the Netherlands stay here forever, is wrong. Of all the people from Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran, former Yugoslavia and Somalia who were registered in the Netherlands in…

Call for Papers: Workshop on ‘Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood’

Diasporas and Homeland Governance: Decentering the state as an analytical category  International Workshop, 3./4. November 2017, organized by the SFB 700 – Collaborative Research Centre on “Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood” at the Free University of Berlin. Deadline for abstract submission:…

Third Sarah van Walsum Lecture: “Making Citizens, Remaking Citizenship: The Case of Refugee Sponsorship”

Third Sarah van Walsum Lecture: “Making Citizens, Remaking Citizenship: The Case of Refugee Sponsorship”. At the occasion of the opening of the master’s track International Migration and Refugee Law 2017-2018 and in commemoration of the late prof. Sarah van Walsum,…

Workshop: (CRRC) Comparative Research on Refugee ‘Crisis’

The Department of Media and Communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam and the Journalism and Political Communication Divisions of NeFCA are delighted to invite you to the “Workshop: (CRRC) Comparative Research on Refugee ‘Crisis’, targeting to debate the refugee crisis (and…

Call for Papers: ‘The “Others” amongst “Us”: Thoughts on Western Societies, Otherness, and the Law’

The conference ‘The “Others” amongst “Us”: Thoughts on Western Societies, Otherness, and the Law’ will take place on Friday 8 December and Saturday 9 December 2017 at the University of Leiden, The Netherlands. Background and Ambition In a time of…

Call for Papers: International Conference on Migration, Development and Security

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE THEME: MIGRATION, DEVELOPMENT AND SECURITY OCTOBER 26-27, 2017 || UNIVERSITY OF GHANA The Centre for Migration Studies of the University of Ghana, as part of its 10th Anniversary, is organizing an international conference to provide a platform for researchers and…

Call for Papers: Workshop ‘Governing Diversity in the 21st Century: The Quest for National Unity and Contested Accommodation of Minorities in Heterogeneous States’

Invitation and call for abstracts for the workshop “Governing Diversity in the 21st Century: The Quest for National Unity and Contested Accommodation of Minorities in Heterogeneous States,” to be held at Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia, on September 21-22, 2017.