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Global Migration Seminar: Post-World War II Migrations in Finland - From an Emigration to and Immigration Country

Time: 11/1/2017 at 9:15 AM,
Location: Globala studier, Konstepidemins väg 2 - C417

Event type: Research profile seminar

The presentation provides an overview of the main international migration flows to and from Finland in the post-WWII era.

Lecturer: Dr. Tuomas Martikainen, Director of Migration Institute of Finland

Global Migration Seminar: Methodology Seminar

Time: 11/8/2017 at 9:15 AM,
Location: Globala studier, Konstepidemins väg 2 - C417

Event type: Research profile seminar

What can we learn form our different experiences regarding research methods when studying migration in our respective disciplines?

Information meeting for newcomers with refugee background

Time: 11/9/2017 at 10:00 AM,
Location: University main building Vasaparken, Universitetsplatsen 1 - Torgny Segerstedtsalen

Event type: Research profile seminar

To support newcomers in Sweden and to improve access and participation in higher education, the University of Gothenburg, Chalmers University of Technology and Arbetsförmedlingen, in collaboration with Integrationscentrum, invite prospective students with refugee status to an introductory and information meeting.

Lecturer: Catherine Gillo Nilsson, widening access and participation coordinator at the University of Gothenburg, Birgitta Everås, Employment Officer, and Lena Lundström, Chalmers University of Technology.

CGM at MR-dagarna: How can labour migrants' rights be secured in the global world?

Time: 11/9/2017 at 1:00 PM,
Location: Jönköping, Elmia

Event type: Research profile seminar

Centre on Global Migration will take part in "MR-dagarna" (Human Rights Days) 2017 in Jönköping with a panel on labour migrants' human rights.

Lecturer: Moderator: Andrea Spehar from Centre on Global Migration, University of Gothenburg. Panelists: Sari Kouvo, Department of Law, University of Gothenburg; Joseph Anderson from School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg; Lisa Pelling, Chief analyst at Arena Idé; Madelaine Seidlitz, Senior legal adviser, refugees, migrants and international law at Amnesty International Sweden.

International Conference on Immigration and Labour Market Integration

Time: 11/13/2017 at 12:00 PM,
Location: School of Business, Economics and Law, Vasagatan 1

Event type: Conference

A key aim of this international conference is for researchers, policy-makers and practitioners in the field to come together in the search for good solutions.

CGM at Parse Conference 2017: GEOGRAPHIES OF EXCLUSION

Time: 11/16/2017 at 9:00 AM,
Location: Academy of Design and Craft (HDK) - Library Aula, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8.

Event type: Workshop, Conference

CGM and Parse are jointly organizing a workshop during the Parse-conference 2017 under the theme 'Geographies of Exclusion'. The focus is on future Interdisciplinary topics of research that can lead to research projects and/or publications. There will be key note speeches by Hagar Kotef, SOAS University of London on 'Liberal governance of mobility' and Nicholas de Genova (Independent).

Lecturer: Hagar Kotef, SOAS University of London; Nicholas de Genova, (Independent).

PARSE: Crises, Convulsions, Concurrences: Human Mobility, the European Geography of "Exclusion" and the Postcolonial Dialectics of Subordinate Inclusion

Time: 11/17/2017 at 2:00 PM,

Event type: Conference

As part of the PARSE conference, Nicholas de Genova will hold a keynote speech on the subject of human mobility and the European geography of exclusion.

Lecturer: Nicholas de Genova

Global Migration Seminar: Comprehensive Immigration Reform in the US - The weakness of hope

Time: 12/6/2017 at 9:15 AM,
Location: School of Global Studies, Campus Linné - C417

Event type: Research profile seminar

Dr Velasco will talk about the conflicting interests within American society and political parties to form a comprehensive immigration reform.

Lecturer: Dr Jesus Velasco, Tarleton State University, Texas, USA

Methodological challenges in migration research - the example of HIRE. An evaluation of health promotive actions targeting asylum seekers

Time: 12/7/2017 at 9:15 AM,
Location: Globala studier, Konstepidemins väg 2 - C417

Event type: Research profile seminar

Global Migration Seminar: Politics of Abandonment? The everyday management of rejected asylum-seekers in Denmark and Sweden

Time: 12/13/2017 at 9:15 AM,
Location: School of Global Studies, Campus Linné - C417, Konstepidemins väg 2

Event type: Research profile seminar

In the past years, Danish and Swedish governments have increased their efforts to remove rejected asylum-seekers from the territory, by expanding immigration detention and establishing departure centers (Denmark) or withdrawing welfare support (Sweden) for rejected individuals. Building on preliminary findings from ethnographic field work in immigration detention and removal centers in Denmark and Sweden, the seminar explores how state efforts to control and remove rejected asylum-seekers are translated into practice.

Lecturer: Annika Lindberg, PhD Candidate at the Institute of Sociology, University of Bern.

Global Migration Seminar: Transit Migrants of South East Asia and their access to higher education - OUR

Time: 12/20/2017 at 9:15 AM,
Location: Globala studier, Konstepidemins väg 2 - C417

Event type: Research profile seminar

The lecture will explore the global responsibilities of academia regarding access to education for migrants and share experiences on working with transit migrants in South East Asia.

Lecturer: Dr. Gül Inanç, School of Art, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

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