Call for Papers: Graduate Student Award Competition

July 1, 2020

Center for Policy Studies (CPS) invites recent graduates and continuing students to reflect, analyze and to share innovative ideas on topics related to the civil society voice and participation in shaping Roma equality policies with special attention to civil society monitoring mechanisms.

PhD Position in Transcultural Studies, Universitat St. Gallen

June 30, 2020

Transcultural Studies is a research Focus at the HSG School for Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) and explores contemporary cultural and social transformations, configurations and negotiations in an ethnographic, comparative and genealogical perspective. The particular focus lies on migration/mobility and cultural aspects of inequality and redistribution.

PhD Position in the SNSF-funded Project
Europe's Un/Deserving: Moralizations of Inequality in Comparative Perspective
Subproject Hungary, start 1 January 2021

Roma/Traveller civil society in Belgium, France and UK: Housing still an unmet need

During the third cycle of the Roma Civil Monitor project, civil society researchers have been given free rein to report on what they believe are the issues most neglected by national strategies on including members of the Roma and Traveller minorities. Researchers in Belgium, France and the UK have all chosen to focus on the issue of community consultation, especially when it comes to improve housing access for Travellers and others who are not sedentary, including intra-EU mobile Roma and immigrant Roma seeking asylum.

CEU's first Gender Equality Plan

CEU’s Senate approved the university’s first Gender Equality Plan (GEP) for 2019-2022, establishing a framework for promoting gender equality in employment, study and research relations.

Democratic backsliding and the backlash against women’s rights: Understanding the current challenges for feminist politics

June 22, 2020

The background paper is published by Conny Roggeband and Andrea Krizsan, prepared for the Expert Group Meeting on the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action, to inform the 64th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.