Italy, Palermo

Migrants, Human Rights and Democracy

when 20 June 2016 - 24 June 2016
language English
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 200

The Summer School offers an international context in dealing with human rights field, yet “exiled lifes” problem aimed, in the beautiful city of Palermo (Sicily). Several experts contribute to the studio by giving lectures or being a critic. A number of field trips and social activities is included in the programme.

Course leader

Director: Prof. Aurelio Angelini, Sociologist (University of Palermo)
Scientific Coordinator: 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 migrations, mobilities and refugees.

Credits info

Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Maurizio Ambrosini, Università degli Studi di Milano

Synnøve Kristine Nepstad Bendixsen, University of Bergen

Megan Carney, Arizona State University

Branislav Radeljic, University of East London

Robert Wintemute, King’s College London

Fee info

EUR 200: Summer School material + coffee breaks + lunches


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