Global Migration Centre

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The Global Migration Centre (GMC) conducts advanced research, provides policy-oriented expertise and publications as well as training on the multifaceted causes and consequences of global migration. While our primary function is to lead policy and academic research, we also regularly organise events, expert meetings and conferences. Through these various activities, we offer a unique interface between academia, the international community and the civil society. The distinctive features and assets of the GMC owe much to our focus on the transnational dimensions of migration and its interdisciplinary orientation in order to fully grasp the complexities of mobility in a globalised world. 

 

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IDP3 copy.jpg (DSRSG Lanzer visits Bentiu with Dutch and British Ambassadors) New Project on IDPs in Protracted Situations
UNHCR has commissioned Prof. Vincent Chetail, GMC Director, to conduct a research on the needs of protracted internally displaced persons and the role of humanitarian and development actors.
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Migrants' Rights Law Clinic
Vincent Chetail has launched the Migrants’ Rights Law Clinic, which provides governments, international and non-governmental organisations with objective pro bono expertise on issues relating to migrants’ human rights.

small_foerderung_wissenschaftskommunikation_internationalexploratoryworkshops.jpg... International Exploratory Workshop
Alessandro Monsutti received a SNSF grant for organizing an International Exploratory Workshop on the Bureaucratization of Utopia on 29-30 June, 2017. 
PictureNR_2017_129x91.jpg (Refugee Border Escape Hands Fence Handshake... New research project on migrants in vulnerable situations
Vincent Chetail, has launched a new research project on migrants in vulnerable situations in collaboration with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.
AJILUnbound_503x281.png The Architecture of International Migration Law
The American Journal of International Law has just published an article of Vincent Chetail: "The Architecture of International Migration Law: A Deconstructivist Design of Complexity and Contradiction."
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