Category Calls

Internship at the Minority Rights Group International

Deadline for applications: 9 am (GMT), 11 September 2013 Intern sought for MRG’s Research, Advocacy and Capacity-building Programme on Minority Rights and Conflict Prevention The main focus of this internship will be research into the participation of representatives of minority/indigenous communities in peace processes. In addition we have country-focussed programmes; the focus countries at present […]

Call for Papers: The new cosmopolitanism: Global migration and the building of a common life

The Contending Modernities Global Migration working group is pleased to announce an interdisciplinary conference to be held in London, UK on 14 & 15 October 2013 – The New Cosmopolitanism: Global Migration and the Building of a Common Life. The conference grows out of the working group’s research project in London, which focuses on the ways that broad-based community […]

Call for Papers: International Conference: The PKK, Kurdish Nationalism and the Future of Turkey

The School of Public & International Affairs, Virginia Tech, National Capital Region, the  Ottoman and Modern Turkish Studies Chair (Indiana University) and the Center for Turkish Studies (Portland State University) plan to organize an international conference on the PKK, Kurdish Nationalism and the Future of Turkey. This will be a one day conference with four specific […]

ERRC Roma Rights Summer School

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) invites applications for its highly acclaimed annual Roma Rights Summer School . The Summer School will be held in Budapest, Hungary, from 21 July – 1 August 2013th The 10-day Summer School is Intended for Young Activists and students of Romani origin from all European Countries. 1  The Summer School will offer both […]

Summer School on Transitional Justice and the Politics of Memory

Research in Ethics and Globalisation (REG) and the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Rijeka are delighted to announce our Summer School on Transitional Justice and the Politics of Memory in the Mediterranean which will be held on the island of Cres, Croatia from 24 June to 4 July 2013. This intensive 10 day […]

Call for papers: The promise of urban citizenship – Lessons for Europe

Citizenship is traditionally thought of as a legal tool for the nation-state to assign rights and duties to its citizenry. However, many social phenomena are gradually eroding traditional citizenship regimes: socio-economic globalisation, increased immigration and emerging supranational structures pull from the outside, while cultural pluralisation, demographic change and the crisis of the welfare state push […]

Call for papers: Collaboration in Eastern Europe during World War II and the Holocaust

The Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies (VWI) and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies invite applications for an interdisciplinary conference on complicity and collaboration in World War II and the Holocaust in the eastern part of Europe. The conference will be held December 5-7, 2013 in Vienna. This three-day […]