Press Release —Global January 06, 2021

Summer School on Migration Studies 2021

The 13th Summer School on Migration Studies is planned to be held in Prague.
More details and a Call for application will be published on this website in February.
The program will have similar format like in previous years:

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IOM Prague implements the Summer School every year since 2009. It was attended by more than 600 students and professionals from almost one hundred countries who attended lectures and workshops of the following experts:
• Joaquín Arango, Professor of Sociology at the Complutense University of Madrid
• Ronald Skeldon, University of Sussex
• Heinz Fassmann, University of Vienna
• Philippe De Bruycker, Université Libre de Bruxelles
• Lori Hunter – University of Colorado in Boulder
• Jiří Pehe, Director of the New York University in Prague
• Frank Sharry, founder and executive director of ”America’s Voice”, Washington DC
• Romi Mukherjee, Sciences Po-Paris
• J.C. Mutchler, The University of Arizona
• Teresa Albano, OSCE - Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
• Dušan Drbohlav, Faculty of Science, Charles University
• Fatima Eldiasty, UNHCR Middle East and North Africa Operations
• Eric Opoku Ware, Sahara Hustlers Association Ghana
• Michal Broža, United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Prague
• Robert Stojanov, University Padova (visiting) and Mendel University
• Srdan Matic, WHO Representative in Prague
• Tomáš Sobotka, Wittgenstein Centre Vienna
• Michal Vašečka, Bratislava International School of Liberal Arts
• Salim Murad, EMMIR – European Master in Migration and Intercultural Relations
• Petra Ezzeddine, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University
• Eva Janská, Geographic Migration Centre
• Kristýna Andrlová, UNHCR Prague
• Irena Ferčík Konečná, La Strada / International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe
• Bernadette Nadya Jaworsky, Masaryk University Brno
• Pier Rossi-Longhi, IOM Bern
• Martin Wyss, Chief of Mission IOM Netherlands
• Martin Váně, Danish Refugee Council Libya
• Adrian Bailey, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hong Kong Baptist University
• Ferruccio Pastore, FIERI International and European Forum for Migration Research in Torino
• Myra Albu - IOM Sarajevo
• Michal Kaplan - Director of the Czech Development Agency

and other distinguished experts from academia, IOM, UNHCR state administration (Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Czech Development Agency, ACIDI Portugal, MA17 Vienna, etc.), non-governmental organizations (La Strada, Charitas, etc.) as well as migrants’ organizations and communities.