03 November 2016

Events & Opportunities: Even More Nov./New Dec. 2016

Nov. 2016:

Advanced ELENA Course: The Rights of Refugees, Berlin, 2-3 December 2016 [info]
- Register by 7 November 2016.

Seminar: Between Knowledge and Power: Understanding How International Organisations See Migration, Oxford, 9 November 2016 [info]

Seminar: Protecting Stateless Persons from Arbitrary Detention, London, 10 November 2016 [info]
- To mark the launch of new report.

Conference: European Attitudes to Immigration, London, 16 November 2016 [info]
- Ticket sales end 15 November 2016.

Course: Human Rights: The Rights of Refugees,  Online, 16 November 2016 [info]
- Course runs for three weeks;

Seminar: Power, Politics and the Economics of Humanitarian Action, London, 16 November 2016 [info]
- Will also be livestreamed.

COP22 Side Event: Confronting Climate-induced Migration in Climate and Disaster Policy, Marrakech, 17 November 2016 [info]

Presentation: "A Minor Miracle: The New Global Compact on Refugees," Inaugural address for the Grand Challenge on Refugees and Migrants at UNSW Australia, Sydney, 18 November 2016 [info]

Lecture: What is UNHCR’s Protection Strategy to Address the Current Asylum Crisis in Europe and Beyond?, Sheffield, UK, 1 December 2016 [info]
- Ticket sales end 19 November 2016.

Webinar: Online/Offline: How Technology Can Empower Local Refugee Communities, 23 November 2016 [info]

Job opportunity: Research Fellow, Mercator Dialogue on Asylum and Migration Project, Migration Policy Centre [info]
- Apply by 30 November 2016.

CFP: Special issue on "The Pre-history and Afterlife of Article 14 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights" [info]
- Note: Article 14, para.1 reads, "Everyone has the right to seek and to enjoy in other countries asylum from persecution." A special issue proposal will be made to a target journal after abstracts have been reviewed. Please submit abstracts by 30 November 2016.

Dec. 2016:

Job opportunity: Clinical Associate Professor, Human Trafficking and Immigrant Rights Clinic, Boston University Law [info]
- Apply by 1 December 2016.

ALNAP Annual Meeting: Changing Humanitarian Action, Stockholm, 14-15 February 2017 [info]
- Register by 8 December 2016.

Winter short courses: Center for Migration & Refugee Studies, Cairo [info]
1) Diaspora and Transnationalism, 15-19 January 2017; 2) Understanding & Addressing the Psychosocial Needs of Migrants and Refugees, 29 January-2 February 2017; 3) Displaced by Armed Conflict: Protection under International Law, 5-9 February 2017; 4) Designing Research with Displaced Populations in MENA Region, 12-16 February 2017
- Deadline for applications is 8 December 2016.

Roundtable: Writing New Histories of Humanitarianism, 8 December 2016 [info]

Meeting: High Commissioner’s Dialogue on Protection Challenges, Geneva, 8-9 December 2016 [info]
- Theme is "Children on the Move."

The Knowledge Factor: Refugees in Central and Eastern Europe, 1912-2001, Marburg, Germany, 8-9 December 2016 [info]

Blended Learning Course: Researching Country of Origin Information (COI) [info]
- Includes online training from 6 Feb.-3 March 2017 and face-to-fact meeting in Vienna on 9 March 2017. Apply by 9 December 2016.

Conference: Dynamic Borderlands: Livelihoods, Communities and Flows, 5th Conference of the Asian Borderlands Research Network, Kathmandu, 12-14 December 2016 [info]

Student essay contest: CARFMS 2016 [info]
- Submission deadline is 31 December 2016.

CFP: Precarious Subjects: Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Refugee Narrative [info]
- Submission deadline is 31 December 2016.

Related post:
- Events & Opportunities: More Oct. & Nov. 2016

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