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GALERIA de RECERCA sobre MIGRACIONS, GRM
http://geografia.uab.es/migracions/

presents the

17th GRM Annual Seminar Series on Migration

Department of Geography & ICTA, Autonomous University of Barcelona, UAB-GEO-GRM

2019 Programme 

28 February 2019, 13h, Cristóbal Mendoza, UAM, Mexico:
Fragmented labour markets and international migration dynamics: High-skilled immigration and low-qualified emigration in Mexico?

7 March 2019, 13h, Daniela del Bene, ICTA:
Exploring forced displacements and involuntary migrations in environmental conflicts

12 March 2019, 13h, Júlia Pírez, FAS:
The key role of universities and the ‘refugee crisis’: The refugees hosting program at UAB (Programa Acollida)

9 May 2019, 13h, William Berthomiere, CNRS, France:
Small villages in France: diversity and international immigration


All sessions are open to the public and will take place in Aula 106 at the Arts & Humanities Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres) of Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB. This faculty is located in Bellaterra campus (see: https://www.uab.cat/web/accessibility/how-to-get-to-the-campus-1273127180017.html) .

**Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.
***Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check this website

These seminars are held within the framework of the ECONECOL Research Group (SGR2017-2020, AGAUR),the HAMLETS research project (funded by RercerCaixa, a program promoted by ACUP & Obra Social “La Caixa”; see: www.uab.cat/hamlets), the UAB Doctoral Studies Programme in Geography as well as the REsMi Network (see: http://resmi.ugr.es), and are coordinated by Dr Ricard Morén-Alegret.

 

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GALERIA de RECERCA sobre MIGRACIONS, GRM
http://geografia.uab.es/migracions/

presents the

16th GRM Annual Seminar Series on Migration

Department of Geography, Autonomous University of Barcelona, UAB-GEO-GRM

2018 Programme

24 April 2018, 11:30h. Michele Nori, European University Institute, EUI:
Living with uncertainty – learning from pastoralists

24 May 2018, 11:30h. Anthony Liew, ICTA-UAB:
Forced Migration: The Ecological Burden of Hosting Refugees?

29 May 2018, 11:30h. Ruth McAreavey, Newcastle University, UK:
The Integration of Migrants in Peripheral and Rural Regions: A Case Study of Northern Ireland

All sessions are open to the public. The April and May sessions will take place in Aula 301 at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)'s Arts & Humanities Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres), located in Bellaterra campus.

**Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.
***Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check this website to confirm details and to take into account last minute changes.

The seminars are held within the framework of the HAMLETS research project (funded by RercerCaixa, a program promoted by ACUP & Obra Social “La Caixa”; see: www.uab.cat/hamlets), the ECONECOL Research Group (SGR2017-2019, AGAUR), the UAB Doctoral Studies Programme in Geography as well as the REsMi Network (see: http://resmi.ugr.es), and are coordinated by Dr Ricard Morén-Alegret.

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Book presentation:
11 October 2018, 12h. Ryan Alaniz, California Polytechnic State University, USA:
From Strangers to Neighbors: Resettlement and Recovery in Post-Disaster Honduras

Venue: Sala DAG, Departament de Geografia, Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres, campus de Bellaterra, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB

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Session postponed to the 2018-2019 academic year*:

(TBC*). Daniela del Bene, ICTA-UAB:
Environmental refugees? Unpacking and exploring forced displacements and involuntary migrations in environmental conflicts

 

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The 15th GRM Annual Seminar Series on Migration

Department of Geography, Autonomous University of Barcelona, UAB/GEO/GRM

2017 Programme

9 May 2017, 11:30h. Josepha Milazzo, Aix-Marseille Université:
Lugar, inmigración y geografía de una ‘aldea’ global. El caso de Cadaqués 

18 May 2017, 11:30h. Natàlia Ribas-Mateos, Trans-MENA:
Migracions, Mobilitats i la Primavera Àrab. Ressorgiment del dret a tenir drets a les fronteres? 

23 May 2017, 11:30h. Àlex Cubells, Geografia UAB:
El comerç paquistanès a Barcelona. Explorant el cas del barri de Camp de l’Arpa 

All sessions are open to the public and will take place in Aula 101 at the Philosophy & Arts Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres) of Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB, located in Bellaterra campus.

*Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.
**Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check the website http://geografia.uab.es/migracions to confirm details and to take into account last minute changes.
*** The language used by the speaker in each seminar is indicated in the respective titles.

*** These seminars are held within the framework of the Trans-MENA project (MINECO 2017-2019), the UAB Doctoral Studies Programme on Geography and the Migration Research Programme of Grup de Recerca Consolidat Interfase (SGR2014-2017, AGAUR). This seminar series have been awarded by the Dean of the UAB Philosophy & Arts Faculty and is coordinated by Dr. Ricard Morén-Alegret.

 

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14th GRM Annual Seminar Series on Migration

Department of Geography, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB/GEO/GRM

Program

February – May 2016

 

23 February 2016, 11:30h. Polina Palash, Aix-Marseille Université, France:
Lazos transnacionales entre familias ecuatorianas en Barcelona y en Ecuador: dinámicas de protección social

 

26 April 2016, 11:30h. Elisa Brey, Universidad Complutense de Madrid:
Carreras migratorias y políticas de integración en la región de Madrid

 

28 April 2016, 11:30h. Marco Aparicio Wilhelmi, Universitat de Girona:
El règim d’estrangeria: l’excepcionalitat com a norma

 

17 May 2016, 11:30h. Blanca Garcés-Mascareñas, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Condicions per a la ciutadania: residencia, família, comportament o vulnerabilitat

 

24 May 2016, 11:30h. Fátima Velez-Castro, Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal:
Forced migration: an analysis at the light of anthropic risks

 

All sessions are open to the public and will take place in Aula 101 at the Philosophy and Arts Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres) of Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB, located in Bellaterra campus. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.
* Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check the website http://geografia.uab.es/migracions to confirm details and to take into account last minute changes.
** The language used by the speaker in each seminar is indicated in the respective titles.

These seminars are held in the framework of the Migration Research Programme of Grup de Recerca Consolidat Interfase (SGR2014-2016, AGAUR) and are coordinated by professor Ricard Morén-Alegret

 

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13th Annual Seminar Series on Migration GRM-UAB

GRM, Department of Geography, UAB

 Program

April – May 2015

 

30 April 2015, 11:30h. Dirk Gebhardt, Marie Curie Researcher, UPF, Spain:
Ciudades y ciudadanía para inmigrantes - Barcelona y Madrid comparadas

 

5 May 2015, 11:30h. Beatriz Felipe, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, URV, Tarragona, Spain:
Los movimientos de población inducidos por el cambio climático: retos para el Derecho internacional

 

28 May 2015, 11h. Ana Cecilia Dinerstein, University of Bath, England, UK:
Migrating to another place, venturing beyond the wire

 

All sessions are open to the public and will take place in Aula 101 of the Philosophy and Arts Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres), at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB, in Bellaterra campus. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.

* Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check theis website to confirm details and to take into account last minute changes.
** The language used by the speaker in each seminar is indicated in the respective titles.

This seminar series is co-funded by the Dean Office of the UAB Philosophy and Arts Faculty and is coordinated by professor Ricard Morén-Alegret. These events are held in the framework of the Migration Research Programme of Grup de Recerca Consolidat Interfase (SGR2014-2016, AGAUR).

 

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12th Annual Seminar Series on Migration
Special series on Migration, Arts and Culture

GRM, Department of Geography, UAB

Programme

September 2013 – May 2014

26 September 2013, 10:30h: Marco Martiniello, Université de Liège (Belgium):
“Popular Arts, Ethnicity and Migration”

26 November 2013, 11:30h: Imma Boj, MHIC, St. Adrià de Besòs (Barcelona):
“Experiències i activitats del Museu d’Història de la Immigració a Catalunya, MHIC”

17 December 2013, 11:30h: Maja Zovko, University of Zadar (Croatia):
“El exotismo, el folklore y las tradiciones en la literatura actual sobre la inmigración”

6 March 2014, 11:30h. Judit Carrera, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB):
“La dimensió cultural de la globalització. Migracions i diversitat cultural al CCCB”

10 April 2014, 11:30h. Gaëlle Patin Laloy, Casa Asia (Barcelona):
“Migración y diversidad: El encuentro intercultural a través de las artes”

8 May 2014, 11:30h. Xavier Torrens, Universitat de Barcelona & Fundació Baruch Spinoza (Barcelona): “Diàspora, diversitat i creativitat. La migració en el novè art i la memòria històrica de la cultura”

All sessions are open to the public and will take place in UAB Bellaterra Campus

The 2013 sessions will take place at “Sala de Juntes” of the Philosophy and Arts Faculty

The 2014 sessions will take place at Aula 108 of the same Philosophy and Arts Faculty

(Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres)

Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.

* Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check the website http://geografia.uab.es/migracions to confirm details and to take into account last minute changes.
** The language used by the speaker in each seminar is indicated in the respective titles.
*** In case of questions or doubts, please do not hesitate to contact us: gr.recerca.migracions@uab.es

GRM was distinguished as Consolidated Research Group by AGAUR (Research Agency of the Catalan Government) and it is coordinated by Ricard Morén-Alegret. This seminar series is co-funded by the SGR 2009-2013 programme of AGAUR

 

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Special GRM Seminar series on Climate change and Migration

GRM, Department of Geography, UAB

 

29 Abril 2014, 11:30h

Dr. Paola Minoia

(University of Helsinki, Findland)

"Environmental changes, mobilities and people's memories. Ethnographic work in Kenya (Taita Hills) and Morocco (Tafilalet)".

The venue will be Aula 108, in Facultat de Folosofia i Lletres, UAB campus in Bellaterra. This session will take place within the Special GRM Seminar series on Climate change and Migration.

 

20 February 2014, 11:30h

Prof. Lucka Kajfez-Bogataj

(University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, & IPCC participant)

"Our response to Climate Change:
How to avoid the Unmanageable and to Manage the Unavoidable"

This session will take place in Aula 108 of the Philosophy and Arts Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres) at UAB Bellaterra Campus

 

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11th Annual Seminar Series on Migration


Special series on Migration, Sustainability, Mobility and Environmental Changes

GRM, Department of Geography, UAB

Programme

April - June 2013

 Preliminary session:

24 April 2013, 11:30h. Anna Vilaseca i Eduard Trepat, Fundació del Món Rural, FMR (Lleida) “Mobilitat i sostenibilitat en el món rural català. De la transhumància a les migracions”

International sessions:

17 May 2013, 11:30h: Sandra Fatoric, GRM-UAB: “Migration as climate change adaptation? The case of Aiguamolls de l’Empordà (Catalonia, Spain) in an international context”

22 May 2013, 11:30h: Helen Adams, University of Exeter, UK: "Mobility and immobility under environmental change: evidence from Peru and Bangladesh"

29 May 2013, 11:30h: Ethemcan Turhan, ICTA: “Climate Change Adaptation, Migration and Human Security: A critical vision on circular/seasonal migration from Turkey”

5 June 2013, 11:30h: Navinder Singh, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umea, Sweden: "Contrasting human and animal migrations in Central Asia and Europe" (The 5th of June is the World Environment Day)

14 June 2013, 12h: Kees van der Geest, Institute for Environment and Human Security, United Nations University: "Rainfall variability, food insecurity and migration. Empirical evidence from the Where the Rain falls project”

All sessions are open to the public and will take place in “Sala de Juntes” of the Philosophy and Arts Faculty (Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres) at UAB Bellaterra Campus (in front of the main gate of the Faculty). Attendance is free of charge, however seats will be available on a first-come, first-served, basis.

This seminar series is co-funded by the SGR 2009-2013 programme of AGAUR, it is linked to the R+D project CSO2009-13909 (funded by MICINN, 2010-2013) and it is directed by Dr. Ricard Morén-Alegret.

* Please, before attending a seminar, outside visitors are advised to check this website to confirm details and to take into account last minute changes.
** The language used by the speaker in each seminar is indicated in the respective titles.
*** In case of questions or doubts, please do not hesitate to contact us: gr.recerca.migracions@uab.es