14 June 2017

Events & Opportunities: More June 2017/New July 2017

Courses: CMRS Summer Short Courses, Cairo, 9-27 July 2017 [info]
- Three courses are on offer: 1) Addressing Refugee Crises in the Middle East and North Africa: Policy and Practice; 2) Advanced Refugee Law: Developing Strategies Of Legal Engagement At The Frontier Of The International Refugee Regime; 3) Palestinian Refugees. Application deadline is 15 June 2017.

Webinar: Representing Asylum-seekers from Central America: Leveraging International Law to Strengthen Gang-based Asylum Claims, 15 June 2017 [info]

Course: Open and Closed Borders: The Geopolitics of Migration, Dunedin, New Zealand, 30 June-2 July 2017 [info]
- See also related news release. Early bird registration deadline is 17 June 2017.

Course: Summer School on Forced Migration and Asylum: A Multidisciplinary Approach, Bologna, Italy, 3-8 July 2017 [info]
- Apply by 17 June 2017.

Raising awareness: Refugee Week Australia, 18-24 June 2017 [info]
- The theme is "With Courage Let Us All combine."

Raising awareness: Refugee Week UK, 19-25 June 2017 [info]
- The theme is "Different Pasts, Shared Future."

Research event: Multiple Crises? The Many Faces of Migration and Reception Systems in the Mediterranean, London, 19 June 2017 [info]

InterAction Forum 2017, Washington, DC, 20-22 June 2017 [info]
- No overall theme, but a number of sessions focus on humanitarian issues.

CFP: The Future of International Migration Law, 13th ESIL Conference, Naples, 6 September 2017 [info]
- Submit abstracts by 20 June 2017.

Raising awareness: World Refugee Day, 20 June 2017 [info]

Call for proposals: UNHCR's Urban Refugee Children Innovation Challenge [info]
- Ideas can be submitted until 25 June 2017.

Job announcement: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies [info]
- Applicants sought "to conduct comparative research on forced migration within and from the global South, preferably with a special focus on the Middle East." Screening of applications will begin 26 June 2017.

Request for feedback: Revised Sphere Standards [info]
- Deadline for feedback was extended to 30 June 2017.

CFP: The Relationship between International Human Rights Law and International Humanitarian Law [info]
- Contributions sought for special issue of Journal of Human Rights and International Legal Discourse.  Submit abstracts by 1 July 2017.

Job announcement: Visiting Scholar of Practice at the Centre for Refugee Studies, York University, 2017-2018 [info]
- Apply by 1 July 2017.

Call for submissions: Second Annual International and Comparative Disaster Law Essay Contest [info]
- Submit abstracts by 7 July 2017.

Course: People on the Move in an Evolving Europe: EU Law and Policy on Mobility, Migration and Asylum, Fribourg, Switz., 21-25 August 2017 [info]
- No specific deadline indicated, but cancellations for full refund must be made by 15 July 2017.

Course: Refugee Protection and the Rights and Process of (Re)Settlement, CFMS Summer Institute, 1-11 August 2017 [info]
- Registration closes 15 July 2017.

CFP: Social Protection in Contexts of Fragility and Forced Displacement [info]
- Contributions sought for eventual special journal issue or edited volume; submit abstracts by 15 July 2017.

Conference: International Metropolis Conference 2017, The Hague, 18-22 September 2017 [info]
- This year's theme is "Migration and Global Justice." Deadline for early bird registration is 31 July 2017.

CFP: The 20th Anniversary of the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement [info]
- Contributions sought for upcoming issue of the International Journal of Refugee Law. Submission deadline is 31 July 2017.

Related post:
- Events & Opportunities: June 2017

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