Coming Up: TRANSWEL International Workshop “Transnational Social Citizenship in an Age of Uncertainty: Migration and Social Protection in Europe and Beyond”, 26-27 April 2018

Date: 25-26 April 2018 Location: Lübbenau Castle (Lübbenau/Spreewald near Berlin), Germany Organizers: Anna Amelina (University of Cottbus), Emma Carmel (University of Bath), Ann Runfors (Södertörn University), Elisabeth Scheibelhofer (University of Vienna The nexus of migration and social citizenship continues to be at the heart of current academic and media debates about the future of contemporary … More Coming Up: TRANSWEL International Workshop “Transnational Social Citizenship in an Age of Uncertainty: Migration and Social Protection in Europe and Beyond”, 26-27 April 2018

Nina Biehal Presents HESTIA Findings to British Members of Parliament and the House of Lords

by Nina Biehal (HESTIA) In February, Nina Biehal was invited to present some of the findings of the HESTIA study to the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on thresholds for care. This group includes members of parliament and members of the House of Lords who are looking into the dramatic rise in the number of … More Nina Biehal Presents HESTIA Findings to British Members of Parliament and the House of Lords

Report – WSF Thematic Workshop “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledge, Gaps and Synergies”, 5 – 6 December, Birmingham

by Lailah Alidu (UPWEB) Welfare State Futures in collaboration with Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRIS) University of Birmingham organised a thematic workshop on the topic Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledge, Gaps and Synergies.  The workshop was held at the Institute for Research into Superdiversity at the University of Birmingham on the 5th and 6th … More Report – WSF Thematic Workshop “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledge, Gaps and Synergies”, 5 – 6 December, Birmingham

Report – Fourth HEALTHDOX Workshop 9-11 November

by Tamara Popic (HEALTHDOX) From 9 to 11 of November, HEALTHDOX (The Paradox of Health State Future) project held its fourth workshop, this time at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence. The workshop hosted members of the project team –  Ellen Immergut (EUI), Diana Burlacu (Humboldt University Berlin), Maria Oskarson and Bjorn Roennerstrand (University … More Report – Fourth HEALTHDOX Workshop 9-11 November

Report: TransJudFare Final Workshop

by Anita Heindlmaier and Dion Kramer (TransJudFare) On 2/3 November 2017, the TransJudFare research project (‘Transnationalization and Judicialization of Welfare’) organized its final workshop in Bremen. The aim of the workshop was doublefold: on the one hand, to present the project’s research findings in a larger audience, and on the other hand to discuss contributions … More Report: TransJudFare Final Workshop