University of Oxford, Refugee Studies Centre:
International Summer School in Forced Migration 01 – 19 July 2013
Deadline for applications is 1 May 2013
For further details and how to apply go to:
email: Heidi El-Megrisi at email@example.com
The Refugee Studies Centre’s International Summer School fosters dialogue between academics, practitioners and policymakers working to improve the situation of refugees and other forced migrants. It provides the time and space for them to reflect on their experiences and to think critically about some of the aims and assumptions underlying their work.
It aims to enable people working with refugees and other forced migrants to reflect critically on the forces and institutions that dominate the world of the displaced.
Modules include: Human Trafficking, Psychosocial wellbeing, Palestinian refugees and international law, Asylum policy and international law, Conceptualising forced migration, Internally displaced persons and The globalisation of forced migration
2013 Guest lecturers include:
Professor Susan Akram Clinical Professor, Boston University School of Law
Dr Bridget Anderson Professor of Migration and Citizenship and Deputy Director of COMPAS
Chaloka Beyani: UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons and Professor of International Law at the London School of Economics
Professor Guy S. Goodwin Gill Senior Research Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford and Professor of International Refugee Law in the University of Oxford
Dr Jason Hart, Senior Lecturer University of Bath
Walter Kälin: Former Representative of the Secretary General on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons Professor of International Law,Institute of Public Law, Faculty of Law, University of Bern
Dr Khalid Koser Academic Dean and Head of the New Issues in Security Programme at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy
The fee for 2013 is £3,220. This covers 19 nights’ bed-and-breakfast accommodation and all weekday lunches; all tuition; all course materials, including reading materials; and a range of social activities.
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