Italy, Lampedusa

Migrants, Human Rights and Democracy

when 19 June 2017 - 23 June 2017
language English
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 300

This year edition Summer School offers an international context in dealing with forced migrations, human rights and “displaced lifes” issues in Lampedusa (Sicily). Several experts will contribute to the studio by giving lectures. A number of field trips and social activities is included in the programme.

Course leader

Director: Dr. Elisabetta Di Giovanni, Anthropologist (University of Palermo)

Target group

Master students, PhD students, young professionals, practitioners, academics and free scholars.

Course aim

The University of Palermo Summer School is a one-week international event aimed at master students, academics and young professionals in the fields of forced migrations, human mobilities and unaccompanied minors.

Credits info

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Maurizio Ambrosini, Università degli Studi di Milano
Synnøve Kristine Nepstad Bendixsen, University of Bergen
Branislav Radeljic, University of East London
Martina Rieker, The American University in Cairo
Massimo Scalia, Roma “La Sapienza”
Sabrina Avakian, Unicef

Fee info

EUR 300: Summer School material + coffee breaks + lunches


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