Greece, Athens, Sounion

ELGS Migration Summer School

when 26 July 2018 - 1 August 2018
language English
duration 1 week
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 500

2nd Migration Summer School (MIGSS) on Precarious Labour, Human Trafficking, & Social Exclusion in Europe” has been carefully designed and developed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of issues regarding precarious labour, human trafficking, and social exclusion of immigrants and refugees and a theoretical and practical understanding of contemporary migration in Europe, with a particular focus on the current situation in Europe. This will be achieved through lectures and discussions led by international professors and experts, as well as through a day of site-visits to facilities and organizations in Athens that support refugees, asylum seekers, and immigrants. This program is organized by the European Law & Governance School, and will operate out of the EPLO’s premises at Sounion, Greece from the 26th of July to the 1st of August, 2018.

Course leader

The European Public Law Organization (EPLO) is an International Organization with headquarters in Athens, Greece. The EPLO was established on 21 June, 2007. 16 Member States, 4 Public Authorities, and 70 Universities participate in its board of directors.

Target group

As this program is interdisciplinary in nature, it is open to all disciplines (such as Sociology, Social Policy, International Relations, Human Rights, Economics et al.) and applicants are welcome from the postgraduate level and up, PhD candidates, researchers, NGOs professionals. Doctoral students and researchers will have the opportunity to present their PhD/research at the PhD Seminar, pending a minimum of five students are enrolled in the seminar.

Course aim

A comprehensive understanding of issues regarding precarious labour, human trafficking, and social exclusion of immigrants and refugees and a theoretical and practical understanding of contemporary migration in Europe, with a particular focus on the current situation in Europe. This will be achieved through lectures and discussions led by international professors and experts, as well as through a day of site-visits to facilities and organizations in Athens that support refugees, asylum seekers, and immigrants.

Credits info

8 ECTS
Available upon request

Fee info

EUR 500: Fees for the Migration Summer School include a program fee of 500€. The program fee iwhich covers tuition, light working lunch on a daily basis, and transportation on the day of the site visits.
- Certification of Participation
- ECTS Diploma Supplement Upon Request.
Application Deadline at the Full Tuition Rate is by June 15, 2018.

Applicants should submit an updated CV and letter of motivation to iskrapa@eplo.int, T: +30 211 311 0 671