Jyväskylä, Finland

Resilience of Society and Natural and Man-made Causes for Migration

blended course
when 8 August 2022 - 14 August 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC

This short course will support the participation of Forthem students and researchers in the dialogue and learning processes that are related to the challenges of man-made and natural phenomena to our society. The content of the course is multidisciplinary starting from the pressures to our present infrastructure (civil engineering) to the wellbeing and safety as well as human rights of our societies.

Course leader

Prof. Tuula Tuhkanen and other teachers from JYU, representatives of Finnish Red Cross

Target group

Prerequisites: M.Sc and PhD -students from all disciplines. Priority given to Master's students and post-docs from the consortium of Forthem universities (five students per partner institution). Max. 50 participants.

Course aim

Learning outcomes: The student understands the complexity of natural and man-made migration and their root causes of them.

Fee info

EUR 0: Participation in the Summer School courses is free of charge, but students are responsible for covering their own meals, accommodation and travel costs as well as possible visa costs.


Jyväskylä Summer School is not able to grant Summer School students financial support.