Brexit – What’s Next?

Wed 7 February 2018; 12:00 – 13:30. The Social Policy Research Centre  is working with students to organise an event bringing together academics from Law, Social Policy and Sociology to discuss the possible impacts of the UK leaving the European Union. This initiative builds on the huge success of last year’s students seminar ‘Brexit: the aftermath’. Talks by: – Dr Alessio […]

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Working Futures

Working Futures – Enabling sustainable transitions from education to employment  30 January 2018 – Breakfast Event @ Kings Place, London ‘Working Futures’ brings together key stakeholders – including employers, schools, policy-makers and NGOs – to discuss the challenges facing young people in transition from education to employment. Building on examples of good practice and international […]

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Quantified Workers in Precarity- Conference and Two Books Launched

Like earlier forms of capitalism which taught workers to act like machines, the current wave of digitalised work, which includes tracking technologies, automation and surveillance, means that we work with and alongside machines and have even started to think like computers and to compete against them. Machines largely self-manage, do not complain, do not call […]

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EVI-MED Training Day – Catania (Italy)

Our second training event for practitioners working on refugees reception in the Mediterranean will take place on 20 September 2017 in Catania (Italy), in partnership with Borderline Sicilia and the University of Catania. The working language will be Italian. For more information about the Evi-Med project: https://evimedresearch.wordpress.com/

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Summer School 2017: Migration and Europe: borders, mobility and the future of the EU

The Summer Course is a joint effort of Middlesex University, the University of Barcelona and the Autonomous University of Barcelona. The course is designed to provide participants with an understanding of some major and interconnected issues concerning European migration and mobility. Specifically, the course is divided into five themes: The challenges to intra-EU mobility and […]

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Kurdish Migration Conference 2017

Globalisation, Diaspora and Transnational Belonging June 15-16, 2017, Middlesex University, London, UK Following the success of the first international Kurdish migration conference (KMC) held in 2016 at Middlesex University (London) and the strong interest and participation by the international scholarly community, the 2nd KMC will be held at Middlesex University on 15 and 16 June […]

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IMISCOE Spring Conference 17th February 2017

The theme of the 2017 IMISCOE Spring Conference is the ‘Tyranny of Categories in Migration Policy, Research and Data Production’. It is based on the premise that categories form the backbone of policies through which they define the conditions of mobility and the concomitant set of entry, residence, economic and social rights as well orient […]

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Migration at Middlesex Seminars: Issues of Integration

The next seminar this term is on Issues of Integration which will be held Tuesday 16th February 2-4pm, room CG82 (College Building). Integration’ is hotly debated by politicians and the media. But what does integration actually mean.  Three different approaches to this issue will be presented. We hope you will find the topic interesting and […]

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