GRITIM-UPF weekly news : June 8

GRITIM-UPF weekly news : June 8


GRITIM-UPF weekly news

June 8, 2018


The US War on Immigrants: From border militarization to the systematic abuse of children and their parents by John Palmer - Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration (GRITIM) and Sociodemography Research Group (DemoSoc)

Date: 13 June 2018, Wednesday

Time: 15:00 – 16:30

Place: UPF- Ciutadella Campus

New room info: 24:120 (Merce Rodoreda Building)

Please RSVP by June 12 by clicking here. See the poster



GRITIM-UPF, in joint action with the Union for the Mediterranean, is pleased to invite PhD students and Junior Post-docs specialised on migration to attend the Imiscoe Annual Conference, to be held in Barcelona on 2–4 July 2018. The participation of up to five young researchers from the Euro-Mediterranean region may be sponsored by the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean. Further information and the guidelines may be found at Deadline: Monday 11 June 2018

Other news:

CfP: International Migration is planning a special issue on the Global Compacts on Refugees and on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration. Elizabeth Ferris and Susan Martin are the Guest Editors. To be considered for publication, please submit an abstract of no more than 500 words, describing the topic, methodology and preliminary findings of the proposed article. Also submit a CV, not to exceed 4 pages. These materials should be submitted no later than June 30, 2018 to the co-editors at [email protected] and [email protected]. More info.

Recommended reading:

Fellini, Ivana. 2018. “Immigrants’ Labour Market Outcomes in Italy and Spain: Has the Southern European Model Disrupted during the Crisis?” Migration Studies 6 (1): 53–78.