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Rethinking Roma migration in the light of recent flow of refugees to Canada from three Central Eastern European countries: The Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia

CPS Research Fellow Zsuzsanna Vidra published an article about the research results of a pilot project on the (forced) migration of Roma in the International Journal of Arts & Sciences. 

Interview with CPS Research Fellow Attila Bartha in the latest issue of "VOLUMEN – European Union and International Development" Newsletter

"VOLUMEN – European Union and International Development" is a newsletter discussing issues of international development in the context of current international and national politics.

In the interview Attila Bartha speaks about the Hungarian companies’ chances and presence in international development (page 13).

Social boundaries of work. Changes in the sphere of work in the 21st century capitalism

The Sociology of Work Section of the Polish Sociological Association and the Institute of Sociology, University of Wrocław in cooperation with the Students' Circle for Social Initiatives, University of Wroclaw and the Wroclaw Branch of the Polish Sociological Association invite paper proposals for the international conference to be held in Wroclaw between November 14-15, 2014.

Explaining Success and Failure in Welfare Policy Changes in Europe: Governance, Trust and Legitimacy

CPS Research Fellow Attila Bartha has recently published an article in the International Journal of Arts & Sciences.

An option of last resort? Migration of Roma and non-Roma from CEE countries

The authors of the recently published UNDP paper "An option of last resort? Migration of Roma and non-Roma from CEE countries" used a combination of quantitative and qualitative methods for breaking the myths about Roma migration.

Governing Roma Education: International initiatives and national idiosyncrasies

The 26th conference of the Comparative Education Society in Europe (CESE) with the theme of Governing Educational Spaces will be held in Freiburg, Germany between 10-13 June 2014 .

Transnationalism, Identities' Dynamics and Cultural Diversification in Urban Post-migratory Situations

The TRICUD Final International Conference will take place at the University of Liege between 14-16 May 2014.

IWM fellowship opportunities for 2014/2015

The Vienna based Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen (IWM) has published several new calls for application.

From benefits to brooms. Case study reports on the implementation of active labour market policies for Roma at local level

A new working paper has been published in the frame of the NEUJOBS research project which investigates the implementation of active labour market policies for Roma in five European countries.

Nationalist Responses to Economic and Political Crises

The conference 'Nationalist Responses to Economic and Political Crises' organized by the Nationalism Studies Program at Central European University (CEU) and the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN) will be held in Budapest between 12-14 June 2014.