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African migrations and sporting careers
The conference "African Migrations and Sporting Careers" will take place on 24 May, at the Caiano Pereira Auditorium, starting at 14h30. This event, part of the Monthly Meetings on Migration Experiences, organised by CIES-iscte, CRIA-iscte and the Emigration Observatory, will feature interventions by Benoit Gaudin, from the Université de Versailles Saint Quentin, Carlos Lonasco, from the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra, and Nuno Oliveira, from CIES-Iscte, and will be moderated by Rahul Kumar, from the Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal.




































Benoit Gaudin
“Invalidity of the altitude issue and the contribution of social sciences in explaining East African corridor skills”

Carlos Nolasco
“Migratory dynamics of players in Portuguese football”

Nuno Oliveira
“'Before I return I intend to achieve my goals': networks, strategies and the struggle for success of African migrant footballers in Europe"


More information about the event and the speakers is available here.

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