NEWSLETTER: APRIL 2018
LSA 2018 (TORONTO): CRN 11 PRESENTATIONS, BUSINESS MEETING AND EXHIBITION
- Thu, 6/7, 10:00 AM – 11:45 AM
- Service Delivery to Refugees and Migrant Populations (Paper Session)
- Thu, 6/7, 10:00 AM – 11:45 AM
- Trafficking in Persons (Salon Session)
- Thu, 6/7, 2:45 PM – 4:30 PM
- Assigned and Asserted: Refugee and Migrant Identities (Paper Session)
- Thu, 6/7, 2:45 PM – 4:30 PM
- Deadly Voyage (Paper Session)
- Thu, 6/7, 4:45 PM – 6:30 PM
- State and Regional Approaches to Immigration Law and Policy (Paper Session)
- Thu, 6/7, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
- All are welcome
- Thu, 6/7 – 6/10, 2018
- To Un-Become by Sasa Rajsic
CALL FOR CRN 11 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
CRN 11 is recruiting participants for its Research and Development Committee. All those with expertise and interest in the following are invited to join:
- Writing grants and research applications
- Reviewing members’ draft papers and providing constructive feedback
- Identifying research collaborators, sponsors and placements for members
- Implementing and executing research projects and programs
- Promoting and advertising programs and projects
Note: The Journal of Internal Displacement is home to CRN 11 research scholarship.
BECOME A CRN 11 RESEARCH COLLABORATOR
Interested in being a bona fide research collaborator with CRN 11? Send an expression of interest to email@example.com including the following:
- biographical sketch (250 words maximum)
- research interests
- list of recent publications
- a headshot (optional), and
- a link to your website
As a CRN 11Research Collaborator, you will have the opportunity to share your draft research papers, chapters or manuscripts with colleagues in order to receive constructive feedback and collaborate on research and publication projects.
BOOKS, REPORTS AND ARTICLES
- Returns of Internally Displaced Persons during Armed Conflict International Law and its Application in Colombia by David James Cantor (2018).
- Solidarity Mobilizations in the ‘Refugee Crisis’: Contentious Moves by Donatella Della Porta (Editor) (2018).
- “Leaving, staying or coming back? An analysis of the migration dynamics during the Northern Mali conflict” by Johannes G. Hoogeveen, Maricristina Rossi and Dario Sasone (2018).
- Recovering from armed conflict: return, reintegration and rehabilitation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) as elements of peace building in Nepal by Chakra Raj Ojha (2018).
- The impact of internal displacement on destination communities: Evidence from the Colombian conflict by Juan S. Morales (March 2018).
- Libya’s Migrant Report Round 18 by International Organisation for Migration (March 2018).
- The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives by Viet Thanh Nguyen (2018).
- A Land of Permanent Goodbyesby Atia Abawi (2018).
UPCOMING CONFERENCES AND EVENTS
- Migrations, Development and Citizenship, 23-25 May 2018, Roskilde University and University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
- Oslo Migration Conference 2018, 24-25 May 2018, University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, Oslo, Norway.
- Annual Meeting on Law and Society, 7-10 June 2018, Sheraton Centre, Toronto, Canada
- Border Deaths and Migration Policies, State and Non-State Approaches, 14-15 June 2018, Vrije Universiteit Faculty of Law, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
- IRiS International Conference 2018 – Racial Displacements: Peripheries, Camps, and Resistance, 18-19 June 2018, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, England.
- Third Annual Conference on “Refugee Protection in a Hostile World?”, 18-19 June 2018, Refugee Law Initiative, School of Advanced Study, University of London, London, England.
- IASFM 17: Whither Refugees? Restrictionism, Crises and Precarity Writ Large, 24-27 June, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece.
- ICRDFM 2018: 20thInternational Conference on Refugee, Displacement and Forced Migration, 25-26 June 2018, Paris, France.
- The Migration Conference, 26-28 June 2018, The University of Lisbon, Portugal.
- Europe, Migrations and the Mediterranean: Human Mobilities and Intercultural Challenges, IMISCOE 15thAnnual Conference, 2-4 July 2018, Barcelona, Spain.
- 11thInternational Conference on Migration and Development, Stanford Center of Global Poverty and Development, 5-6 July 2018, California, USA.
- The 13thAnnual Limina Conference on Home: Belonging and Displacement, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.
- Design History Society 2018: Design and Displacement, Parsons School of Design, 6 September 2018, New York, USA.
Internal Displacement – 20 years of Action: In 2016 more than 31 million people were displaced in 125 countries by conflict, violence and disasters. Internal displacement uproots people from their homes, depriving them of their jobs, basic health and security services, and separates them from their families and friends.
UN launches global plan to strengthen protection of internally displaced persons: With multiple crises forcing millions of people away from their homes, United Nations agencies, Governments and partners have launched a set of measures to strengthen protection of internally displaced persons as well as find solutions to address their problems.
IDMC Internal Displacement Update Issue 32 (8 March – 4 April 2018: As many as 40,000 people were displaced internally between 10 and 15 March in Moyale area in Oromia when the Ethiopian army overran the area in a retaliation attack. The aim of the military operation was to find those responsible for attacking a military truck that had passed through the region.
Myanmar state counselor reiterates readiness to receive displaced people fleeing Rakhine conflict: Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi has reiterated the government’s readiness to receive back displaced persons fleeing Rakhine conflict to Bangladesh after verification, calling for cooperation with the Bangladesh side to expedite the repatriation process, according to the foreign ministry Tuesday.
Iraq after the Americans: Following the US troop withdrawal, Fault Lines went to assess the state of Iraq after nine years of occupation.
WELCOME TO CRN11: DR. KINNARI BHATT
Please join me in welcoming our newest research collaborator, Dr. Kinnari Bhatt. For more information about Dr. Bhatt, click here.
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