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CfP PANEL “INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION, MINORITY PROTECTION, AND DE-SECURITIZATION”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION, MINORITY PROTECTION, AND DE-SECURITIZATION”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION, MINORITY PROTECTION, AND DE-SECURITIZATION”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK Chair: Andrea Carlà- Eurac Research (andrea.carla@eurac.edu) Panel to be submitted to Section 35- International Migration Policies and Politics: Current Challenges and Opportunities Panel abstract: Though minority issues have long been linked to security considerations, in the past decades, greater attention has been given to the concept of securitization, namely the process through which an issue is considered an existential threat requiring exceptional measures. Securitization has become a…

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CfP PANEL “NEW DYNAMICS OF IMMIGRANTS’ ENGAGEMENT IN HOST COUNTRY POLITICS: THE INTERACTION BETWEEN MODES OF POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT AND CHANNELS OF SOCIO-POLITICAL MOBILISATION”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “NEW DYNAMICS OF IMMIGRANTS’ ENGAGEMENT IN HOST COUNTRY POLITICS: THE INTERACTION BETWEEN MODES OF POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT AND CHANNELS OF SOCIO-POLITICAL MOBILISATION”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “NEW DYNAMICS OF IMMIGRANTS’ ENGAGEMENT IN HOST COUNTRY POLITICS: THE INTERACTION BETWEEN MODES OF POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT AND CHANNELS OF SOCIO-POLITICAL MOBILISATION”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK Panel Chair: Daniela Vintila- Centre for Ethnic and Migration Studies, University of Liege (Daniela.Vintila@uliege.be) Panel to be submitted to Section 35- International Migration Policies and Politics: Current Challenges and Opportunities Panel abstract: Immigrants’ engagement in host country politics is a dynamic and multidimensional phenomenon that has noticeably intensified and diversified over time…

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CfP PANEL “COMMON VALUES AND CIVIC INTEGRATION FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS AND REFUGEES: TOWARDS A NEW INTEGRATED EUROPEAN SOCIETY?”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “COMMON VALUES AND CIVIC INTEGRATION FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS AND REFUGEES: TOWARDS A NEW INTEGRATED EUROPEAN SOCIETY?”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “COMMON VALUES AND CIVIC INTEGRATION FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS AND REFUGEES: TOWARDS A NEW INTEGRATED EUROPEAN SOCIETY?”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK Panel Chairs: Roberta Medda-Windischer- Eurac Research (Roberta.Medda@eurac.edu) and Andrea Carlà- Eurac Research (andrea.carla@eurac.edu) Panel to be submitted to Section 35- International Migration Policies and Politics: Current Challenges and Opportunities Panel abstract: The recent appointment of one of the Vice-presidents of the European Commission responsible for protecting the ‘European way of life’ and the polemics that this has triggered…

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CfP PANEL “THE MIGRATION-WELFARE NEXUS IN EUROPEAN WELFARE STATES: ACTORS, FRAMES AND POSITIONS”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “THE MIGRATION-WELFARE NEXUS IN EUROPEAN WELFARE STATES: ACTORS, FRAMES AND POSITIONS”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “THE MIGRATION-WELFARE NEXUS IN EUROPEAN WELFARE STATES: ACTORS, FRAMES AND POSITIONS”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK Panel chairs: Eloisa Harris- BIGSSS/University of Bremen (eharris@bigsss.uni-bremen.de) and Stefan Wallaschek- University of Hildesheim (wallaschek@uni-hildesheim.de) Panel to be submitted to Section 35- International Migration Policies and Politics: Current Challenges and Opportunities Panel abstract: Migration affects the welfare state and the welfare state influences migration flows. This observation, highlighted in a number of recent publications (Boräng 2018, Manow 2018), drives scholars to question…

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CfP PANEL “MIGRATION, CULTURAL DIVERSITY, AND POLITICS”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “MIGRATION, CULTURAL DIVERSITY, AND POLITICS”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK

CfP PANEL “MIGRATION, CULTURAL DIVERSITY, AND POLITICS”- 2020 ECPR GENERAL CONFERENCE INNSBRUCK Panel Chair: Marco Martiniello- Centre for Ethnic and Migration Studies, University of Liege (M.Martiniello@uliege.be) Panel to be submitted to Section 35- International Migration Policies and Politics: Current Challenges and Opportunities Panel abstract: In a context of increasing mobility worldwide, cultural diversity has gained significant visibility in migration-related policy-making. Such salience is often triggered by rising societal demands for cultural recognition, policy-makers’ concerns on how to foster intercultural dialogue…

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Call for Panels and Papers- Section on International Migration for the 2020 ECPR General Conference in Innsbruck

Call for Panels and Papers- Section on International Migration for the 2020 ECPR General Conference in Innsbruck

Call for Panels and Papers: Section “International Migration Policies and Politics: Current Challenges and Opportunities”– 2020 ECPR General Conference in Innsbruck Section chairs: Daniela Vintila and Angeliki Konstantinidou Deadline to submit panel and paper proposals: 19th of February 2020. Abstract: In a context of increasing intensification and diversification of migration processes worldwide, the topics of migration governance and migrants’ integration have become key areas of concern across home and host countries. In Europe in particular, the recent economic crisis and…

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Elections ECPR Standing Group Migration and Ethnicity: become a member of the Steering Committee

Elections ECPR Standing Group Migration and Ethnicity: become a member of the Steering Committee

Dear members of ECPR SG Migration and Ethnicity, Our Standing Group is renewing its Steering Committee. Therefore, we are calling for self-nominations for new members of the Committee to be elected and serve a three-year term. There are five vacant seats for the Steering Committee. If you wish to become a candidate, please send us a short (300 words max) biographical statement and rationale for joining the Steering Committee (including also your institutional affiliation and contact details). The statement should…

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Minutes SG Business Meeting- ECPR Wroclaw

Minutes SG Business Meeting- ECPR Wroclaw

BUSINESS MEETING- ECPR STANDING GROUP ON MIGRATION AND ETHNICITY ECPR General Conference, Wroclaw, 6th of September 2019 Chairs: Daniela Vintila & Filippo Dionigi Welcome & agenda approval Recent SG activities: SG endorsement for 2019 JS (Mons)– Workshop WS13 “Migrants’ access to welfare in times of crisis: policy transformations and migrants’ experiences in the EU” coordinated by Jean-Michel Lafleur & Daniela Vintila ECPR SG Steering Committee Retreat (Colchester) & Meeting (Wroclaw)– Discussions regarding SG Conference, SG Executive Training Seminars, Annual Award…

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AAG 2020 Denver- CfP Session Urban Geographies of Refugee Youth: Public Space, Urban Infrastructure and Everyday Practices

AAG 2020 Denver- CfP Session Urban Geographies of Refugee Youth: Public Space, Urban Infrastructure and Everyday Practices

AAG 2020 Call for Papers-Denver, CO, April 6-10, 2020 Session Title: Urban Geographies of Refugee Youth: Public Space, Urban Infrastructure and Everyday Practices Session Organisers: Robin Finlay, Newcastle University, UK Ilse van Liempt, Utrecht University, Netherlands Kathrin Hörschelmann, Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde, Leipzig, Germany Mattias De Backer, Université de Liège, Belgium Refugee youth often find themselves in precarious and ambivalent positions in the cities and towns where they have settled. Insecure housing, lack of social networks, employment restrictions, possible exposure to…

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Panels requiring discussants- Section on International Migration, 2019 ECPR General Conference, Wroclaw (Poland)

Panels requiring discussants- Section on International Migration, 2019 ECPR General Conference, Wroclaw (Poland)

If you are attending the ECPR General Conference in Wrocław and would like to act as a Panel Discussant for our Section on International Migration from a Comparative Perspective, the Panels listed below currently have positions available: S26- P020 – Assessing the determinants and consequences of immigrant integration policies and practices- https://ecpr.eu/Events/PanelDetails.aspx?PanelID=8884&EventID=123 S26- P053- Citizenship regimes and migration policies from a comparative perspective- https://ecpr.eu/Events/PanelDetails.aspx?PanelID=8883&EventID=123 S26- P341- Seeking asylum: the link between policies and personal experiences- https://ecpr.eu/Events/PanelDetails.aspx?PanelID=8887&EventID=123 S26- P344- Sharing responsability? The…

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