The ‘Transforming Mobility and Immobility: Brexit and Beyond’ IMISCOE Spring Conference took place on 28-29 March 2019 in Sheffield, UK.

The Mediterranean lies at the heart of migration studies in Europe and, currently, it is a focal point of large-scale human displacement. This is both a global and a local challenge with major effects on origin and destination countries in terms of...

Economic integration of immigrants is commonly presented as one of key preconditions for integration in other spheres of life (social, cultural, political).

02 March 2018
The IMISCOE PhD Network aims to strengthen research and network opportunities for doctoral researchers in the field of migration. The Network has several dedicated working groups, each with active members who plan and carry out activities relevant for...

02 March 2018
T he IMISCOE PhD Network aims to strengthen research and network opportunities for doctoral researchers in the field of migration (and herewith related topics). The PhD Network is organised upon the Network Board, the Blog Group, the broader PhD Network...

02 March 2018
 Hotel New York, in Rotterdam
When IMISCOE was landed in Rotterdam in 2013 and the official launch was presented at Hotel New York in Rotterdam, some PhDs asked themselves: why isn’t there a PhD network? This question resulted in a small workshop in the IMISCOE conference in Madrid...

02 March 2018
Do you want to get engaged in the PhD Network? As a PhD member of IMISCOE or registered in the IMISCOE PhD Database, you receive PhD news as separate newsletters and as part of the IMISCOE newsletters. Information on future and past events are included...

04 December 2017
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Cities are often the main ports of entry for migration and the location where migration-related diversity is manifested most prominently.

The IMISCOE Spring Conference will be held at Middlesex University London on 17 February 2017 on the Tyranny of Categories in Migration Policy, Research and Data Production. A number of writers have highlighted the ways in which categories form the...