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Article by José Carlos Marques, associate researcher of the Observatory of Emigration, about the emigration and return of Portuguese, to and from Switzerland. +
Article by Liliana Azevedo, an associate researcher of the Observatory of Emigration, on Portuguese emigration to Switzerland. +
Article by the researchers from the Emigration Observatory, Rui Pena Pires, Cláudia Pereira, Joana Azevedo, Inês Vidigal and Carlota Moura Veiga, about Portuguese emigration in the 21st century. +
Article by researchers Pedro Góis and José Carlos Marques, from the Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra, and the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, respectively. This article is part of the Ethnic and Racial Studies Journal. +
[WEBMINAR]On June 24th, at 2pm, a webinar will be held focusing on the effects of economic development on international migration, organised by the Migration Policy Centre. This webinar will be attended by Claas Schneiderheinze, Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Linda Oucho, African Migration and Development Policy Centre (AMADPOC), and Mauro Lanati, MPC, RSCAS, EUI. +
[WORKSHOP] On June 17th, at 3pm, the workshop "Descendants of Migrants and Returns", part of the series of workshops on Emigration and Return, will take place. +
[WEBMINAR] On June 3rd, at 4pm, the webinar "International Migration and Migrant Communities - Impacts of COVID-19" will be held, as part of the series of webinars COVID-19: (Cons)Ciência Geográfica, promoted by the Centro de Estudos Geográficos (IGOT-ULisboa). The panel will be composed by Marta Bronzin (Head of IOM Mission in Portugal), Sónia Pereira (High Commissioner for Migration), João Peixoto (ISEG - ULisboa) and Juliana Iorio (CEG/IGOT - ULisboa), and will have as moderator Maria Lucinda Fonseca (CEG/IGOT - ULisboa). +
Book organized by Elsa Lechner, Graça Capinha and Maria Clara Keating. This book addresses the migratory experience of the Portuguese case as an object of observation, addressing issues such as migration, exile, return and coloniality. +
The European Commission has set up a page addressing the impact of OVID-19 on migrant communities and presenting the responses and support from the responsible entities. +
[WEBMINAR] A webinar will be held on May 20th at 2pm to mark the publication of the second edition of the book Migration and Mobility in the European Union, co-authored by Andrew Geddes, Leila Hadj Abdou and Leiza Brumat. This webinar will examine how past and current experiences of migration governance to, from and within the EU - in its various forms - can provide a guide to the dilemmas and challenges ahead from the current Covid-19 crisis. +
The International Organization for Migration has developed a global mobility database to map the impacts of OVID-19 on human mobility at global, regional and national levels. +
[WEBMINAR] A webinar on the effects of Covid-19 on migration and mobility, organised by the Migration Policy Centre and the Global Citizenship Observatory, (GlobalCit), will be held on 6 May at 3pm. This webinar, divided in three panels, will discuss issues on the impact of Covid-19 on citizenship, mobility in Africa and the effects and policy responses to Covid-19 in South America. +
Report by the (FRA) European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, on the implications of the Corona Virus for Fundamental Rights. +
[SURVEY] The survey The impact of OVID-19 on international/ foreign students in higher education in Portugal, developed through MIGRARE, which aims to understand the impact of OVID-19 on international/ foreign students in higher education in Portugal, is now available online. +
The Migration Policy Institute has created a platform that brings together all the research and analysis generated on the new Corona virus pandemic and migration. In addition to articles and comments, the platform already has a factsheet and two webminars. +
The Centre for Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at Oxford University has created a forum focused on Coronavirus and Mobility. The forum is led by the Oxford University Professor of Social Anthropology, Biao Xiang. +
[WEBMINAR] A webinar on migration and the Coronavirus, organized by the Migration Policy Institute and the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility, will be held on March 24th at 3:30pm. It will discuss the state of the situation around the world, where experts will compare the current response (and rhetoric) with what was seen during previous major public health crises in the United States and internationally, and discuss how this may affect future mobility and international cooperation on issues such as humanitarian protection. +
Article by researchers José Carlos Marques, Pedro Candeias, Pedro Góis and João Peixoto, from the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, the Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Lisbon (ICS-UL), the Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra, and the Higher Institute of Economics and Management of the University of Lisbon (ISEG-UL), respectively. This article is part of the Journal of International Migration and Integration. +
[CONFERENCE] On March 9th, ISCTE-IUL will host the second conference in the scope of the 10 years of the Observatory of Emigration, dedicated to the theme "Migration and Communication", which will have as keynote speaker the researcher of COMPAS and Deputy Director of the Observatory of Migration of Oxford, Robert McNeil. +
[WORKSHOP] On March 4th, the fourth workshop of the cycle "Migrations and forced returns" will take place from 2:30pm. This fourth workshop will feature two communications from the researchers Magdalena Lopez, CEI-Iscte, and Yvette Santos, IHC-NOVA FCSH, and comments from Nuno Domingos, ICS-ULisboa, and Morgane Delaunay, Université Rennes 2 and Iscte. +
[CONFERÊNCIA] On February 19th, the conference "The legal construction of the national and the foreign in South America for 200 years" will take place at Auditório Caiano Pereira, in in the Sedas Nunes Building, starting at 2:30 pm. In this meeting on migratory experiences, organized by CIES-IUL, CRIA and the Migration Network, will be discussed the implications of the legal construction of foreign and national in Latin America, on Venezuelan emigration, and will be lectured by Professor Diego Acosta, of the University of Bristol. +
[CONFERENCE] On March 9th, ISCTE-IUL will host the second conference in the scope of the 10 years of the Observatory of Emigration, dedicated to the theme "Migration and Communication", which will have as keynote speaker the researcher of COMPAS and Deputy Director of the Observatory of Migration of Oxford, Robert McNeil. +
[CALL] There is an open call for papers until February 20th for the International Symposium on Migration and Integration in the Lusophone World: Historical, Current and Future Perspectives, to be held at the University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal, from June 30th to July 1st. +
Article by researcher Dora Sampaio and Professor Russel King on migrations and aging in Azores. +
As part of the 17th edition of KINO - German Expression Film Festival, organized by the Goethe-Institut Portugal in partnership with the Austrian, Swiss and Luxembourg Embassies, the film ELDORADO, a feature by Rui Eduardo Abreu, Thierry Besseling and Loïc Tanson about Portuguese emigration in Luxembourg, will be shown on January 30th at 6:30pm. The film is followed by a round table discussion with Portuguese emigration specialists and researchers from the University of Lisbon, with Dr. Jorge Malheiros and Dr. Pedro Candeias, where the context of recent Portuguese emigration will be discussed and reflected on the migration path and the search for an "Eldorado" in general. +
[SEMINAR] Next January 27th, the collaborative seminar on sociology of law and violence will take place from 6:30 p.m. in Room C2.05, at ISCTE-IUL Building II, where the text “Not citizens, not real people. The Italian way of governing immigration through the criminal justice system” will be discussed. The text will be presented by the author, Professor Giovanni Torrente of the University of Turin, and commented by ISCTE Professor and CIES researcher António Pedro Dores. +
On the next 16th and 17th of January will be held the presentation of the book Corpos resistentes -Imigração, racismo e trabalho agrícola nos EUA by Seth Holmes. The presentation session on January 16th will take place in the Auditorium of Escola Superior de Educação/Politécnico do Porto, from 6:30pm, with the presentation of the author and introduction of João Queirós. On January 17th it will take place at the Sala Polivalente do Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa, from 17h00, where the author will present the book, followed by a debate session with the presence of Cristiana Bastos, Jorge Malheiros, Sónia Pereira and Catarina Barata. +
[CONFERENCE] On January 23rd, the conference "Shifting Claims on Mobility in Times of Turbulence: The Politicization of Migration During the Oil and Subprime Crises in Switzerland" will take place at the Caiano Pereira Auditorium at the Sedas Nunes Building of ISCTE-IUL. This conference, part of the International Cycle of Doctoral Conferences on ESPP, will be attended by Professor Gianni D'Amato of the University of Nêuchatel as a speaker, of Professor José Carlos Pereira, Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria and researcher at the Interdisciplinary Centre of Social Sciences (CICS.NOVA.IPLeiria), as commentator. +
Chapter of the researcher and current Secretary of State for Integration and Migrations, Cláudia Pereira, integrated in the book New and Old Routes of Portuguese Emigration. This recent chapter focuses on the migration of Portuguese nurses - both as emigrants and as immigrants - within the European space. +
The public presentation of the 2018 Emigration Report will take place on 17 December at Palácio das Necessidades (Biblioteca da Rainha), at 4p.m. The general lines of the Report will be disseminated by the Scientific Coordinator of the Emigration Observatory, Prof. Rui Pena Pires. The session will be attended by the Secretary of State of the Portuguese Communities, Berta Nunes, and will be closed by the Minister of State and Foreign Affairs, Augusto Santos Silva. +
On December 7th, the presentation session of the books "De Torna-Viagem. A Emigração na Literatura Portuguesa" published by Editora Caleidoscópio, and the book by Jorge Pereira de Sampaio, "Virgínia Vitorino: vida e obra".will take place in the Auditorium of the Municipal Library of Alcobaça, at 2:45pm. The same will be presented by Piedade Neto, from CisterFM Radio, and by Mafalda Ferro, president of the António Quadros Foundation, respectively. +
[WORKSHOP] The third workshop of the cycle "Emigration and return in Portugal" will take place from 2:30 p.m. on December 4th. The theme of this third workshop will focus on urban-rural territoriality and spaces of return, and will be composed of a communication by the doctoral student and researcher João Baía, and two comments that will be made by Professor Jorge Malheiros and Professor Amandine Desille, of IGOT. +
[CONFERENCE] On November 27th will take place at ISCTE-IUL the first conference within the scope of the 10 years of the Emigration Observatory, dedicated to the theme "Migration and Welfare State", which will have as keynote speaker the Professor of the University of Liège, Jean-Michel Lafleur. +
[CONFERENCE] On November 27th will take place at ISCTE-IUL the first conference within the scope of the 10 years of the Emigration Observatory, dedicated to the theme "Migration and Welfare State", which will have as keynote speaker the Professor of the University of Liège, Jean-Michel Lafleur. +
Chapter of researchers Marco Lisi, Ana Maria Belchior, Manuel Abrantes and Joana Azevedo, included in the book organized by the researchers of the Emigration Observatory, Cláudia Pereira and Joana Azevedo. This chapter deals with the theme of participation and political representation of emigrants and the challenges of external voting. +
[WORKSHOP] The second workshop of the cycle "Emigration and return in Portugal" will take place on 6th November and will focus on emigration and return policies. This round table will have the participation of the researcher Filipa Pinho, the Executive Director of the Contact Point for the Return of the Emigrant/ Return Programme, Joaquim Moura, the Director of Guidance and Placement Services, Department of Employment/IEFP, I.P, Luísa Paula Bastos, and the Regional Director of Porto/Directorate General of Consular Affairs and Portuguese Communities, Jorge Oliveira. +
Chapter of the researchers João Peixoto, Pedro Candeias, Bárbara Ferreira, Isabel Tiago de Oliveira, Joana Azevedo, José Carlos Marques, Pedro Góis, Jorge Malheiros, Paulo Miguel Madeira, Aline Schiltz, Alexandra Ferro and Eugénio Santana, in the book organized by the researchers of the Emigration Observatory, Cláudia Pereira and Joana Azevedo. This chapter deals with the theme of transnationalism and the return of recent Portuguese emigration, namely the flows that occurred after the turn of the century. +
[SEMINAR] Next October 31st, it will take place in Aud. Caiano Pereira, in the Building 1 of ISCTE-IUL, the international seminar "Violence, trafficking and humanitarian action", starting at 9h30. The seminar will count with the presence of several researchers in the area of migration and will have as keynote speaker Professor Sharvari Karandikar. +
Chapter by Professor Rui Pena Pires in the book organized by the researchers of the Emigration Observatory, Cláudia Pereira and Joana Azevedo. In this chapter, it's possible to find all the information about the Portuguese emigration in the present days. +
[PUBLICATION] Book by researcher Fabio Scetti, published by PUL Québec, which illustrates the relationship between language, in its practices and representations, and identity within the "Portuguese community" of Montreal. +
[CALL] The first workshop of the cycle "Emigration and return in Portugal" will take place on October 9th. This round table will have the participation of Professor Rui Pena Pires, the Director of the Demographic Statistics Service of INE, Cláudia Pina, and Professor Isabel Tiago de Oliveira. The session is open to all people who work or have an interest in the topic of return. The workshop is open for registration until October 6. +
[PUBLICATION] Article by researcher Cristiana Bastos, published in the journal History and Anthropology, where she analyses the production and reception of a 1923 social monograph on migrant communities in New England. +
[PUBLICATION] Article by researcher Cristiana Bastos, published in the journal History and Anthropology, where she analyses the production and reception of a 1923 social monograph on migrant communities in New England. +
[PUBLICATION] Article by researcher Cristiana Bastos, published in the journal History and Anthropology, where she analyses the production and reception of a 1923 social monograph on migrant communities in New England. +
Chapter authored by the scientific coordinator of the Emigration Observatory (OEm), and by the researcher Ana Filipa Cândido, of the Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology (CIES-IUL), of the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), focused on the Portuguese case regarding emigration and development in the European periphery. +
[PUBLICAÇÃO] On July 22nd, the launch of the book by the Portuguese Secretary of State will take place at the Biblioteca da Imprensa Nacional (National Press Library), entitled Valorizar os portugueses no mundo: por uma visão estratégica partilhada 2015–2019, at 4:00. The presentation will be made by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Augusto Santos Silva. +
Interview conducted by Ângela Roque (Renaissance) and Lígia Silveira (ECCLESIA Agency) to Professor Maria Beatriz Rocha Trindade on the Civilization Retreat puts the law above the human being. +
[PUBLICATION] Working paper by Hein de Haas, Simona Vezzoli and María Villares-Varela, part of the series produced by the International Migration Institute network. This paper focuses on the issue of the structural increase of extra-EU immigration, challenging the political expectations that the opening of internal borders would reduce extra-EU immigration, in a 60-year, 1950-2010 analysis. +
[FORUM] On May 6th, the international conference Perspectives on Migration: Political Action and Civic Engagement was held at ISCTE-IUL. The conference counted with Dr. António Vitorino, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), as keynote speaker, as well as several national and international specialists in the area of migration. The videos of the Forum are available here. +
[PUBLICATION] Article by Daniela Craveiro, Isabel Tiago de Oliveira, Maria Sousa Gomes, Jorge Malheiros, Maria João Guardado Moreira and João Peixoto, of the University of Lisbon and Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), of the Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), of the University of Aveiro, of the University of Lisbon, and of the Instituto Politécnico de Castelo Branco, respectively. This article is part of the Revista Demographic Research. +

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