12/05/2021 – Decolonizing Forced Migration Studies: Lessons from Borderlands

The Seminar Series on Forced Migration which will be given by Prof. Nergis Canefe (York University), titled “Decolonizing Forced Migration Studies: Lessons from Borderlands”. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, May 12, 2021 starting at 5pm CET (Vienna time)/11am CST (Toronto time) and will be held online. Everyone is welcome and…

11-13/05/2021 – WORLD MIGRATION & DISPLACEMENT SYMPOSIUM

The agenda for the Symposium is as follows: May 11, 2021: Opening Ceremony The symposium will commence with welcome remarks from HDSR Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Xiao Li Meng, USA for IOM CEO, Luca Dall’oglio, and USA for UNHCR CEO, Anne-Marie Grey….

20/05/2021 – Launch of University of London Refugee Law Clinic

This online event celebrates the launch of the University of London intercollegiate Refugee Law Clinic, recognising our partnerships, networks and the work of the clinic. The event will present a number of introductory comments from the University’s Vice Chancellor, project…

06/05/2021 – Social protection in the context of forced displacement: how can programming better promote young people’s resilience in general and during the Covid-19 pandemic?

The important role of social protection programming (especially cash/in-kind transfers and cash or food for work) in responding to humanitarian crises has been gaining increasing recognition, and most recently not least because of the compounding effects of the Covid-19 pandemic….

23-27 August 2021 – Oxford Summer Course on Applied Research Methods

Focussing on Hard-to-Reach populations, the course provides an introduction to research methods in conducting research, both qualitative and quantitative, on marginal, hidden and excluded population. It will cover research on topics such as migrants; refugees and displaced people; children and…

22/04/2021 – EU Pact on Migration and Asylum: Conversation with European Commission Vice President Schinas

On 22 April this online event will involve a conversation between Margaritis Schinas, Vice-President for Promoting our European Way of Life, European Commission and Professors Vincent Chetail and Elspeth Guild about the current proposals as part of the European Pact…

30/03/2021 – “If you don’t let me, I’ll stick with my friends!” How immigrants utilize their social capital to circumvent discrimination in the German labor market?

Benjamin Schulz (WZB) shall give a presentation titled “If you don’t let me, I’ll stick with my friends!” How immigrants utilize their social capital to circumvent discrimination in the German labor market? Abstract: Being embedded in ethnic communities and corresponding networks…

21/04/2021 – Gender Perspectives around Migration

Migration experiences are diverse and complex. This lecture will take a look at how sex, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation shape every stage of the migration experience. I will in particular discuss some of less researched phenomena, such as…

21/04/2021 – DAMR workshop on “PhD-ing from Home”

How do you stay motivated? How do you try to work effectively during your day at home? How do you keep a healthy work-life balance, when you feel you’re always behind schedule? Join your fellow PhDs in an inspirational workshop…

25/03/2021 – State of the Art Annual Meeting on “Moving across borders”

The Directorate-General for Migration (Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security), in cooperation with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is organising the 2021 State of the Art conference on Thursday 25 March. During the online event, they will address questions…