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(Im)mobility in Europe: Panel Discussion at Science Festival 2020


A panel of migration scholars discusses the critical implications of the European borders regime at the Science Festival 2020.

Asylum seekers, migrants and refugees are legal categories of people moving or trying to move in Europe. The majority of these people move in irregular, precarious and very dangerous ways, often losing their lives in the trip. Alexandra Bousiou, Andrea Spehar, and Oksana Shmulyar Gréen discuss this in relation to the European governance of migration.

Date: 22 April 2020

Time:18:30 - 19:15

Location: Humanisten, J233, PLAN 2, Renströmsgatan 6, 412 55 Göteborg

Migration experts participating in the panel:

Alexandra Bousiou, Doctoral student, School of Global Studies/CERGU, Gothenburg University
Andrea Spehar, Associate professor in political science and director of Centre on Global Migration (CGM)/Department of Political Science, Gothenburg University
Oksana Shmulyar Gréen, Senior lecturer, Department of Sociology and Work Science, Gothenburg University