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Ecologies of Migration - Interlinkages between Resources, Mobility and Environment

Seminar
The very first seminar in the Pufendorf IAS initiative to forward transdisciplinary migration research focuses on the interlinkages between resources, environmental challenges and mobility. It explores the understanding of migration as an adaptive strategy for humans; facing challenges ranging from environmental pressures to violent conflicts.
Programme for the Seminar 

 

13.00-13.15 Coffee and registration

13.15- 13.30 Welcome, Mine Islar, project coordinator

13.30- 14.15 Geographies of resources and migration, Presentation by Yahia Mahmoud, Department of Human Geography

14.15-14.45 Does drought cause migration? Using satellite images to identify migration proxies after the Syrian Drought, Presentation by Lina Eklund, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

14.45-15.15 Environmental Migration: Making sense of multiple complexities, Presentation by Mo Hamza, Division of Risk Managemen and Societal Safety

15.15-15.30 Fika

15.30- 16.15 Panel discussion with the speakers about the future of research in migration studies

 

The new Pufendorf IAS initiative aims to explore conceptual, theoretical approaches as well as methodological innovations to address processes linked to migration. 

Read more about Transdisciplinary Approaches to Migration Research 2017/2018.

Time: 
25/09/2017 - 13:00 to 16:15
Location: 
The Pufendorf IAS, Biskopsgatan 3
Contact: 
mine.islar [at] lucsus.lu.se

About the event

Time: 
25/09/2017 - 13:00 to 16:15
Location: 
The Pufendorf IAS, Biskopsgatan 3
Contact: 
mine.islar [at] lucsus.lu.se