Expanding Durable Solutions for Refugee Youth through Higher Education – series of virtual sessions Oct-Dec 2021
The Global Community of Practice (CoP) on Third Country Education Pathways, will launch a series of virtual sessions to share knowledge, and build the capacity of state entities, post-secondary education institutions, associations, foundations, NGOs, INGOs, refugee networks and other stakeholders to design and implement legal pathways for refugee youth through higher education programmes in third countries.
Sessions will take place between October and December and are open to everyone who is interested in learning more about higher education as a complementary pathway for refugees. For the full schedule and to register, please follow the below link.
Hospitality Week from 13 to 23 October in Lyon
Participation of MERGING in the session "Making hospitality in the 21st century" on 14 October from 8:30 to 12:30
This session will examine what hospitality means in terms of both public policy and civil practice and will initiate a research process to develop responses to these issues.
Summer School "The Migrant Issue in the Pandemic Context: Flows, Work, Integration"
Ravenna 30th August- 3rd September 2021
Prof. Morena Cuconato, coordinator of the inter-departmental MERGING team of the University of Bologna, has been invited at the annual Summer School on Migration organised by the municipality of Ravenna (Project and Services for Migration Department) together with Unibo and coofinanced by EU and the italian Ministry of Interior to focus on the importance of housing initiatives - at individual, meso (regional) and macro(European) level - as driving factors of wider migrant integration policies.
6 July 2021 Webinaire Horizon Europe organised by French NCP: MERGING presentation
Catherine Mercier-Suissa et Noémie Dominguez présenteront le projet MERGING lors du Webinaire de presentation des appels 2021-2022 du cluster Culture, créativité et société inclusive d'Horizon Europe par le PCN SHS.
Journée mondiale des réfugiés 20 juin 2021
Le 20 juin prochain, les Nations unies célèbreront la Journée mondiale des réfugiés. Forum réfugiés-Cosi organise à cette occasion sa 17ème Marche des parapluies et présente pour la première fois l'exposition Portraits d'Exil ! Un événement fort et symbolique de solidarité avec les réfugiés, marqué cette année par le 70ème anniversaire de la Convention de Genève relative au statut des réfugiés.