RSA MICaRD Research Network Symposium

Next RSA MICaRD research network event will be hosted jointly by Lincoln International Business School and Lincoln School of Geography. This symposium aims to foreground migrant perspectives and experiences, and situate these within contemporary debates on migration and the socio-political context of Brexit Britain as well as the broader debates on migration across Europe. Current…

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3rd CONFERENCE STARTS TOMORROW

Conference on “Migration, Diaspora and Development in Albania and in the Western Balkans” is supported by the CEI (Central European Initiative). The organiser of the conference is Center for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Tirana, which is part of the Western Balkans Migration Network (WB-MIGNET), in collaboration with Private Mediterranean University of Albania. The themes of…

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Projects of our members

Members of our executive board currently are working on various research projects in migration. Merita Zulfiu Alili is involved in project called “Inclusion of Roma and Migrants in Schools: Trainings, Open Discussions and Youth Volunteering Activities (RoMigSc)”. The project objectives are creating inclusive and democratic learning environments, encouraging youth participation, developing inclusion and outreach practices…

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Kosovo’s biggest challenge: Encouraging Kosovan migrants to move back to their home country

Emigration from Kosovo into western European countries has been a large-scale phenomenon in recent years. The money sent back to Kosovo by migrants working abroad is currently an important element of the country’s economy, but a recent study has found that the return of migrants to Kosovo could prove even more beneficial. Ardiana Gashi and Nick Adnett suggest that government policies should encourage…

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Call for papers

OUT-MIGRATION AND CIRCULAR MIGRATION: IMPACTS ON REGIONS AND COMMUNITIES 11-12 September 2017, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland as part of the: Regional Studies Association Research Network on Migration, Inter-Connectivity and Regional Development (MICaRD)   Download Call for papers here Please follow and like us:0

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Second WB-MIGNET Conference next week

Second Annual Conference of the Western Balkans Migration Network “Migration in the Western Balkans: What do we know?” Sarajevo, 19-20 May 2017 #WBMigNetConf   The Western Balkans Migration Network (WB-MIGNET), in cooperation with the International Burch University (IBU), is organizing its 2nd Annual Conference in Sarajevo on 19-20 May 2017. The Conference is financially support…

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First Annual Conference of Western Balkans Migration Network (WB-MIGNET) in Tirana

The First Annual Conference of the Western Balkans Migration Network (WB-MIGNET) in Tirana on 15-16 April 2016, marked the initiation of the Network activities. It was attended by a number of representatives from government institutions, international organisations, academia and students. Welcome speeches were delivered by Prof. Anastas Angjeli, member of the Albanian Academy of Sciences…

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