This conference wants to set the stage for a dialogue on policies and practices aiming at the development of welcoming and inclusive cities and local communities . Sign up to participate and give a contribution, or to just participate in discussions in one of the workshops where practitioners and researchers will meet to exchange experiences, thoughts and innovations.
The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (Department for Socio-Cultural Diversity) wishes to appoint highly qualified candidates for up to five new research positions (Deadline: 11 January 2017) . For all positions, applicants should have a degree in anthropology, sociology, political science, geography, socio-linguistics or another related social science...
In a new book, edited by Carl-Ulrik Schierup and Martin Bak Jörgensen, the 'precariat' is analyzed, as a growing phenomena in labour and as a subject or resistance.
Research panel organised for the 14th IMISCOE Annual Conference, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 28-30 June 2017 Organisers: Andreas Pott, Ali Konyali (Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies, Osnabrück)
In today’s world, international migration not only affects those who are on the move but the vast majority of the global population. In this new era of hyper-connectedness, many of our actions have transnational ramifications, reaching many other people across the world. But the question is: how exactly should we define transnational?
14th Annual IMISCOE Conference, Rotterdam, 28-30 June, 2017 - ‘Migration, Diversity and the City’ Session: Social cohesion revisited – community cohesion and ethnic diversity Organiser: IMISCOE Research Group “Diversity, Migration and Social Cohesion (Div/Mig/Soc)” Chair: Aneta Piekut (Sheffield Methods Institute, the University of Sheffield)
Kyoung-Hee Yu (University of New South Wales, Australia) and Jelena Zikic (York University, Toronto, Canada) invite IMISCOE researchers to consider submitting a paper to Sub-Theme 21: Migration and Inclusion , at the 2017 EGOS colloquium in Copenhagen , July 6-8, 2017.
The 13th IMISCOE Annual Conference took place in Prague, 30 June – 2 July 2016 . The conference covered the theme ‘Migration and Development’ and was organized by the Geographic Migration Centre (GEOMIGRACE) at Charles University in Prague.
As of September 2016, Carmen C. Draghici replaced Juan Francisco Alvarado as the representative of the IMISCOE PhD Network . She was appointed as the PhD Representative of the IMISCOE PhD Network for the period 2016-2017.
The Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) of Maastricht University invites submissions for its Workshop on Citizenship, Migration and Development. The workshops will be organised in four panels along the major MACIMIDE research themes: Citizenship and Immigrant Integration; Cross-border Mobility; Migration and Development; and Transnational families. We welcome...