Summer School - Forced Migration and Asylum: a Multidisciplinary Approach, 11-16 July 2016, Italy

Publish Date: Apr 15, 2016

Deadline: Jun 20, 2016

Event Dates: from Jul 11, 2016 12:00 to Jul 16, 2016 12:00

Why participate?

The Summer School -, which received the support of several partners involved in the field of asylum and integration, will form a deep analysis of some fundamental issues associated with the current forced migration phenomenon paying specific attention to the importance of a methodological approach directed towards praxis.

Geopolitics of forced migration, European policies of externalization of borders, Search and Rescue operations in the Mediterranean Sea, Balkan migration route, skilled migration, therapeutic assistance to refugees and asylum seekers, journalistic ethics applied to communication on forced migration are just some of the main topics we will discuss and share. Field visits to reception centers will complete the theoretical content, offering focused training on how reception and integration work in the field.

Please go to the Programme page - for further details.


The ideal candidates for the Summer School are graduates with second-class degrees, researchers, journalists, experts, and social workers who work in the field of migration and communication. Other professional and training backgrounds will be taken into consideration.
The fee is 300€. This covers classes, document pack, visits, daily coffee breaks, and lunch buffet for 6 days. Other meals, accommodation, and travel are not included.
Different discount agreements with bars/restaurants/hotels have been made. See the updated list in the Why Bologna - page.

The closing date for applications has been set for 20th June 2016. Interested candidates are strongly advised to submit their applications as soon as possible, because of the limited number of places available.

Registration -

Once registered, the scientific committee will analyze your application and select the most relevant candidates until the maximum number of applications has been reached.
After having received the confirmation of selection, the application is considered confirmed following payment of the entire fee (payment procedure will be communicated directly to the selected participants).

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