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Stockholm workshop on Migration and displacement in and from Afghanistan

September 20, 2013 - 00:00-September 21, 2013 - 00:00

With support from the Forum for Asian Studies the Depatment of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University organises the international workshop ”Migration and displacement in and from Afghanistan” on 20-21 September, 2013.

Displacement within and from Afghanistan is complex, having various causes and forms. People are forced into displacement because of poverty, drought, armed conflict, or a combination of these factors. For many Afghans, displacement has become protracted. The aim of the conference is to bring together researchers with an interest in Afghanistan and its diaspora for exchanging ideas and networking.
Invited speakers:
Khalid Koser, The Geneva Cent

re for Security Policy, Geneva; Azita Bathaie, LESC, UPO, Paris; Kristian Berg Harpviken, PRIO, Oslo; Giulia Scalettaris, EHESS, Paris; Alessandro Monsutti, Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva; Chona R. Echavez, AREU, Kabul; Christoph Wenzel, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; Esra Kaytaz, University of Oxford; Wenona Giles, York University. 

Venue: Nordenskiöldsalen, Geovetenskapens Hus, Stockholm University.

More information can be found here.

 

Stockholm workshop on Migration and displacement in and from Afghanistan

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Start:
September 20, 2013 - 00:00
End:
September 21, 2013 - 00:00