The main purpose of National Workshops is to bring scholarly knowledge and expertise on a concrete topic related to Mediterranean Migration national agenda, and promote dialogue with main national stakeholders, policy-makers and politicians.


National Workshops´ Themes and Schedule

Provisional Date Partner Institution Provisional Topic

November 11th, 2020

University of Sousse, Tunisia Migration policies of North African countries towards third country citizens.
November  5th, 2020 CEDEM - University of Liege, Belgium Migration, reception and emerging forms of solidarity in Mediterranean cities.
March 2021 IGOT - Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal Smart cities and migration.
June/July 2021 AMERM, Rabat, Morocco New patterns of migration in the Mediterranean: North-South.
January 2022 MiReKoc - Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey Weak states, state failure and irregular migration: Root causes of irregular flows in the Eastern Mediterranean.
May 2022 URMIS, University of Nice, France

Mediterranean migrants:  Media narratives, realities and fake news.

EuroMedMig National Workshop organizer: CEDEM - University of Liege, Belgium

Title: When Western Mediterranean migration Turns into Diasporas: Migration Dynamics, Collective Action and State Responses. 

Date: 5th of November 2020

Time: 14:00 – 17:30 GMT+2

Place: Virtual Live Room of [email protected]

Event access: Closed (entrance code: 4000)

Download full program: Belgium National Workshop Program

Access recording: Here

Scientific organizers: 

  • Ricard Zapata-Barrero - Director of GRITIM-UPF and Coordinator of the Jean Monnet Network EuMedMi.
  • Hassan Bousetta - Member of the EuroMedMig Steering Committee, FNRS (National Fund for Scientific) Research Associate at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Liège, Belgium.
  • Pascale Felten - Doctoral researcher at the CEDEM, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Liège, Belgium.


EuroMedMig National Workshop organizer: University of Sousse, Tunisia

Title: Migration Policies of North African Countries towards Third Country Citizens

Date: 11th of November 2020

Time: 14:00 – 17:00 (GMT+1:00)

Place: Zoom Webinar

Webinar registration: Closed  - Please note registration is now required!

Download full program: Tunisia National Workshop Program

Access recording: Here

Scientific organizers:

  • Ricard Zapata-Barrero - Director of GRITIM-UPF and Coordinator of the Jean Monnet Network EuMedMi.
  • Hassen Boubakri - Member of the EuroMedMig Steering Committee, Professor of Geography and Migration Studies at the University of Sousse, and Chairman of the Centre of Tunis for Migration and Asylum (CeTuMA), Tunisia.


The National Workshop are a working activity that forms part of the EUMedMi, EUMedMi: "Mapping European Mediterranean Migration Studies" (September 2019 - August 2022). Funded by the Erasmus + Jean Monnet Network Program. (Ref: 611260-EPP-1-2019-1-ES-EPPJMO-NETWORK).