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MOOCs at European University Institute

Our SIRIUS partner, the European University Institute are organising two Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) on the topics of Religion, Radicalisation and Resilience, and Governing Religion: Europea

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Job advert

Postdoctoral Researcher “Social Citizenship and Migration"

The Van Vollenhoven Institute for Law, Governance and Society (VVI) seeks applicants for the position of Postdoctoral Researcher “Social Citizenship and Migration"

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RESPOND Newsletter

The RESPOND-project has now reached half way of its project period and has produced more than 23 reports on governance policy and border management.

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SIRIUS International Academic Conference

The SIRIUS International Academic Conference took place in Glasgow from Wednesday 28th to Friday 30th August at the campus of Glasgow Caledonian University.

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SIRIUS Researchers at ISIRC 2019

Simone Baglioni, Sirius PI, and Francesca Calo, Sirius project manager, chaired a panel session on soc

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From Syria to Scotland

The BBC series Our Lives has produced an episode about Syrian refugee families who have made the small island of Bute their new home.

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Labour Market Realism and the Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees

Philip Martin from UC Davis and Martin Ruhs from European University Institute have written an article in the journal International Migration about the gap between The Global Compacts on Migration

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RescueWorks: Unlocking Refugee Women's Potential

The International Rescue Committee came out with a report in July on refugee women’s access to work, which are hindered by restrictive labour market laws, increased threat of violence, discriminati

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Germany: Refugees integrated into labour market 'quicker than expected'

Deutsche Welle reports that the German Institute for Employment Research predicts that 400 000 refugees will be part of the labour market by the end of the year.

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Professor in International Development Studies

The Department of Social Sciences and Business (ISE) at Roskilde University are looking for a professor with special responsibilities in international development studies.

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Research Fellow post available at University of Coventry

The University of Coventry is looking for a Research Fellow to join The Centre for Trust, Peace, and Social Relations and to specifically work on the UKRI GCRF South-South Migration, Inequality and

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The Symbolism of the New Greek Government

Zoe Lefkofridi and Sevasti Chatzopoulou, academics at University of Salzburg and Roskilde University respectively, have written a text on the results of the Greek elections, what has happened since

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