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NEWS AND EVENTS

Dra. Marcia Vera Espinoza participated as a guest in the Factor R podcast, from the Radio Productions Center.

 

COVID aggravated the condition of migrants and refugees. There are more than 70 million migrants on our continent. In this context, how to ensure that States are respectful of rights, provide opportunities for inclusion? How to understand this scenario as an opportunity to change the conditions of migrants?

23 / DEC / 20

CONVERSATORY ON INTERNATIONAL MIGRANT DAY

Invitation from the Uruguay Office of the International Organization for Migration

Dr. Victoria Prieto Rosas presents the CAMINAR group and advances research results on the impacts of the pandemic on the migrant and refugee population in Uruguay

18 / DEC / 20

MIGRATION IN TIMES OF PANDEMIC: TRENDS AND CHALLENGES FOR YOUR STUDY

Dra. Gisela Zapata participated in this round table organized by ALAP and PAA within the framework of the IX Congress of the Latin American Population Association.

Researchers from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Minas Gerais and El Colegio de México participated in this roundtable.

10 / DEC / 20

Dra. Marcia Vera Espinoza was interviewed as part of the multimedia report for Revista Sur. Santiago, Chile

03 / DEC / 20

Dra. Marcia Vera Espinoza participated in this round table on innovative research during the pandemic.

 

The event organized by LAG-UK brought together three researchers from Latin America who presented their current projects and reflected on their methodologies during the pandemic.

01 / DEC / 20

Invitation from the Regional Office for South America of the International Organization for Migration, Dr. Victoria Prieto Rosas and Dr. Marcia Vera Espinoza presented the CAMINAR group and advanced some research results on the dynamics of inclusion / exclusion of migrant populations in transfer programs implemented in the recent pandemic context.

30 / OCT / 20

Sérgio Vieira de Mello Chair and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

 

Description: Dra. Luciana Gandini participated in this reflection on the impact that the COVID-19 crisis has had on refuge and migration.

22 / SEP / 20

Consultancy for Human Rights and Displacement (CODHES)

 

Description: Dr. Stéphanie López participated in this meeting, the purpose of which was to carry out a general characterization of the consequences of the pandemic on migrant, refugee and displaced populations, and to build proposals for dialogue at the Conference with ECLAC.

17 / SEP / 20

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

Description: Dr. Gisela P. Zapata participated in this instance of reflection aimed at decision makers, academics and civil society organizations, to share learning, exchange experiences and identify areas of mutual technical assistance and part of international cooperation on issues and emergent and urgent aspects to attend to for the migrant population.

20 / AUG / 20

Sergio Prieto Díaz quotes Luciana Gandini

Academic Blog Frontera Sur Mx-CA

02 / AUG / 20

Global Research Forum on Diaspora and Transnationalism (GRFDT)

Description: Dra. Marcia Vera Espinoza participated in an extraregional dialogue with experts from Latin America, Africa and Asia on the management of migration in times of pandemic.

28 / JUL / 20

Social Inclusion of the Secretariat for Access to Rights and Equity (SARE) of the Organization of American States (OAS)

Description: Dr. Luciana Grandini and Dr. Luisa Feline Freier participated in this reflection on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the role of academia and think tanks in the search for applicable solutions in policies and practices towards these populations.

07 / JUL / 20

Harvard University, Migrant Agenda, Moreno Law, the Technological Institute of Mexico, the Tecnológico de Monterrey, the University Seminar for Studies on Internal Displacement, Migration, Exile and Repatriation (SUDIMER), Tufts University and MAHA

 

Description: Dr. Luciana Gandini participated in this reflection on the challenges of Mexican immigration policy and the bilateral relationship with the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic.

02 / JUL / 20

Meeting 8. Associação Brasileira de Relações Internacionais (ABRI)

Description: Dr. Marcia Vera Espinoza was one of the experts who participated in the meeting organized by ABRI to discuss the impacts of the pandemic on the migrant and refugee population in Latin America.

22 / JUN / 20

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) - Nucleus of Studies, Research and Extension on Migration (NEPEMIGRA)

Description: Dr. Marcia Vera Espinoza was invited by the NEPEMIGRA research group of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, to give a talk on migration and refugee governance in Latin America.

02 / JUN / 20

Cecilia Osorio interviews Luciana Gandini

Newspaper Let's Get Uninformed

27 / MAY / 20

Marcia Vera Espinoza, Gisela P. Zapata and Luciana Gandini

Newspaper However

26 / MAY / 20

COVID-19 SEMINAR AND ITS IMPACTS IN LATIN AMERICA:

CHALLENGES FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF MIGRATION

Max Planck Institute

 

Description: Dra. Luciana Gandini participated in this discussion by experts on mobility and migration issues on the effects and impacts that Latin America will have in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

22 / MAY / 20

Faculty of Social Sciences University of Chile

 

Description: Dr. Stéphanie López participated in the discussion with experts who addressed different aspects of the migrant situation in Latin America and the conditions that these people face during the pandemic.

11 / MAY / 20