Harney Lecture: David FitzGerald "Refuge beyond Reach: How Rich Democracies Repel Asylum Seekers", Jan 30
The 2019-2020 Harney Lecture in Ethnicity will be delivered by David FitzGerald (University of California San Diego) on "Refuge beyond Reach: How Rich Democracies Repel Asylum Seekers".
Date & Time: January 30, 2020 2-4pm
Location: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy (1 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto)
Registration is open to the public.
Read David Fitzergald's contribution piece for our blog ECHOES here.
The Canadian Studies Program at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar, in the area of immigration and Canadian politics, broadly conceived. This is a 12-month, 100% time position. 80% of the holder’s time will be dedicated to projects developed in collaboration with the Thomas Garden Barnes Chair of Canadian Studies; 20% of the holder’s time is reserved for their own research and writing. The position start date is August 1, 2020.
On January 24, 2020, Columba Gonzalez-Duarte (Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toronto; Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity) will present an Intersections lecture entitled, Convergent Migrations: Assemblages of Monarch Butterflies, Cyber-activism, and Mexican Workers in Minnesota, as a part of the Intersections speaker series.
The event will take place in Sidney Smith Hall Room 5017,University of Toronto from 3-5 pm.
The Migrant Sex Workers Legal Training project is hosting a legal training workshop webinar.
The training will offer practical information and skills for service providers working across all sectors who want to build their capacity to offer relevant and adequate support and services to migrant sex workers who have or may experience violence, discrimination or other forms of abuse. The training will build on the Guide for service providers and Full series of legal information developed for the 2017 project Upholding and promoting human rights, justice and access for migrant sex workers: resources for service providers.
Date: January, 31, 2020
Time : 12:00-1:15 pm
Registration is now open.
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