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New project: Transforming into Open, Innovative and Collaborative Governments (TROPICO)

July 25, 2017

CEU CPS is one of the partners of the new project TROPICO, launched in June 2017, which aims to comparatively examine how public administrations are transformed to enhance collaboration in policy design and service delivery, advancing the participation of public, private and societal actors.

Displacements - Biennial Meeting of the Society for Cultural Anthropology

July 20, 2017
The online event of the 2018 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Cultural Anthropology, cosponsored by the Society for Visual Anthropology, will take place between April 19-21, 2018.

Seminar on Migrant Ethnographies: Academic and Activist Methods, Challenges and Perspectives

July 18, 2017

This intensive one-day event is offered to PhD students and early career researchers in the context of Utrecht University’s interdisciplinary and qualitative research focus area Cultures, Citizenship and Human Rights.

Romákkal beszélgetve a médiáról: ellenállni a hatalom értelmezésének // Conversation with Roma communities on media-image: Resisting the interpretation of power

July 13, 2017

CPS research fellow Vera Messing recently published an article together with Gabor Bernath on how the media representation of Roma in Hungary is perceived by the Roma themselves.

The 2008 economic crisis and entrepreneurship in Europe

July 11, 2017

CEU CPS Research Fellow Dragos Adascalitei posted a new entry on the COHESIFY blog related to his recently published co-authored research paper titled "The impact of the economic crisis on latent and early entrepreneurship in Europe".

Former CEU CPS researcher, Viktoria Sebhelyi, honored by U.S. Department of State

July 6, 2017

Former research fellow at CPS, Viktoria Sebhelyi, is among the group of eight selected by the US Department of State in 2017 to be given an award for her exceptional work in the field of fight against human trafficking.

Invisible Denizens: Migrant Night Shift Workers’ Fragile Possibilities for Solidarity in the Post-Circadian Capitalist Era

July 3, 2017

Iulius-Cezar Macarie, research affiliate at the Center for Policy Studies, published a paper on London’s New Spitalfields market night shift workers' weak possibilities for solidarity and alienation from the mainstream, diurnal society.

Marie-Curie Fellowship applications to be hosted by Edinburgh Napier University

June 30, 2017

The School of Applied Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, is looking to host a research fellow within the framework of the EU’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships scheme (European Fellowships).

Welcome topics: forced migration, socio-economic vulnerability, sociology of health.

Deadline for expressions interest: July 14, 2017

The Hungarian border spectacle: Migration, repression and solidarity in two Hungarian border cities

June 19, 2017

CEU CPS research fellow, Celine Cantat, published a paper that reflects on the politics of spectacularisation that underpin the government of migrants and refugees by Hungarian authorities and on the extent to which solidarity initiatives with migrants and refugees can challenge dominant anti-migrant narratives in the country.