Call for Applications: “International Summer School on Migration” in Georgia


The “International Summer School on Migration” is organised within the framework of two EU-funded projects, the “Enhancing Georgia’s Migration Management” – ENIGMMA project implemented in Georgia by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) in cooperation with the State Commission on Migration Issues of Georgia (SCMI) and the “Support to Implementation of the Mobility Partnership with Azerbaijan” – MOBILAZE project implemented in Azerbaijan by ICMPD in cooperation with the Azerbaijani state institutions involved in migration management. The Summer School will take place in Georgia from 2 to 8 July 2017.

International academia experts from the EU as well as Azerbaijan and Georgia will lecture and mentor students at the summer school. In total, up to 50 Azerbaijani and Georgian students from media, international law/ migration law, economy, demography and social and political sciences studying in Georgia and Azerbaijan and abroad a can take part in the summer school which will run from 2 to 8 July 2017Young professionals working on migration issues in Azerbaijan and Georgia are also encouraged to apply. The one-week summer school will provide multidisciplinary and innovative academic and research-oriented lectures, seminars and projects on issues related to migration situations and migration policies in Georgia, Azerbaijan, the EU and worldwide. Teaching will be accompanied by research, practical exercises and interactive discussions.

Students of the abovementioned disciplines, as well as young professionals from state institutions and civil society organisations working on relevant migration topics are eligible to apply. All students will receive board and lodge free of charge, travel costs will be covered by the projects. No participation fee will be charged. Click here for more information.

The Summer School is only open to Georgian and Azerbaijani nationals.

The Summer School will be held in English language, thus a proficient knowledge of English is required.

You can submit your CV together with the filled-out application format summer-school@icmpd.orgThe deadline for applications is 31 March 2017.

Summer School selection procedure will take place until April 30, 2017. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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