CMRB (The Centre for Research on Migration, Refugees and Belonging) is delighted to invite you to:
CMRB Annual General Meeting 2015
Date: Monday 28th September 2015
Place: EB.G.07, Docklands Campus, University of East London, E16 2RD, nearest tube: Cyprus DLR
The CMRB AGM 2015 Agenda is available for download.
After the AGM, CMRB will be hosting:
Date: Monday 28th September 2014
Place: EB.3.07, Docklands Campus, University of East London
On Lesvos, both the survival of the ‘locals’ and ‘refugees’ depends on decisions made in European Institutions. Refugees are currently arriving on the island at a time when an unprecedented process of underdevelopment is occurs in at the hands of these institutions.
In this presentation, the speaker, who has been involved since 2009 with refugees arriving to her hometown, reflects on the way refugee arrivals are managed by the different statutory and non statutory European bodies. This presentation envisages creating an understanding and a discussion on what the social and political changes between Greece and Europe have been in the past five months and how these continue to affect the management and monitoring of refugees. It aims to encourage a discussion of the trends formed, by both European institutions and society, regarding their humanitarian and social welfare responses.
Details included on attached flyer. Please circulate widely.
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com> for both the AGM and Erene Kaptani’s presentation